Grihasthadharma, Gṛhasthadharma: 3 definitions
Grihasthadharma means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.
The Sanskrit term Gṛhasthadharma can be transliterated into English as Grhasthadharma or Grihasthadharma, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
gṛhasthadharma (गृहस्थधर्म).—m (S) The business or duties of gṛhastha
Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Gṛhasthadharma (गृहस्थधर्म):—[=gṛha-stha-dharma] [from gṛha-stha > gṛha > gṛbh] m. a householder’s duty, [Hitopadeśa]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Gṛhasthadharma (गृहस्थधर्म):—[gṛhastha-dharma] (rmmaḥ) 1. m. Householder’s duty, or practice.
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.
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Brihad Bhagavatamrita (commentary) (by Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Nārāyana Gosvāmī Mahārāja)
Verse 1.4.110 < [Chapter 4 - Bhakta (the devotee)]
Verse 1.7.84 < [Chapter 7 - Pūrṇa (pinnacle of excellent devotees)]
Puranic encyclopaedia (by Vettam Mani)
Bhishma Charitra (by Kartik Pandya)