Haridasa, Haridāsa, Haridāśa, Haridasha, Hari-dasa: 9 definitions

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Haridasa means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India, 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 Haridāśa can be transliterated into English as Haridasa or Haridasha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

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Source: archive.org: Puranic Encyclopedia

Haridāsa (हरिदास).—A monkey King, son of Pulaha by Śvetā. (Brahmāṇḍa Purāṇa).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index

1a) Haridāsa (हरिदास).—See Uddhava.*

  • * Bhāgavata-purāṇa X. 47. 53.

1b) A Vānara chieftain and son of Śveta.*

  • * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa III. 7. 181.

2) Haridāśa (हरिदाश).—(Haridehe?)—the birthplace of Hariṇāśva mūrchana.*

  • * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa III. 61. 44. Vāyu-purāṇa 86. 51.
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The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.

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India history and geogprahy

Source: archive.org: Personal and geographical names in the Gupta inscriptions

Haridāsa (हरिदास) is an example of a Vaiṣṇavite name mentioned in the Gupta inscriptions. Classification of personal names according to deities (eg., from Vaiṣṇavism) were sometimes used by more than one person and somehow seem to have been popular. The Gupta empire (r. 3rd-century CE), founded by Śrī Gupta, covered much of ancient India and embraced the Dharmic religions such as Hinduism, Buddhism and Jainism. Derivation of personal names (eg., Haridāsa) during the rule of the Guptas followed patterns such as tribes, places, rivers and mountains.

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The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

haridāsa (हरिदास).—m (S) A worshiper of hari or Vishn̤u. 2 See haradāsa, for this designation, although it signifies Worshiper of Shiva, is the authorized one, both popularly and classically.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

haridāsa (हरिदास).—m A worshipper of hari, see haradāsa.

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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.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Haridāsa (हरिदास).—a worshipper or votary of Viṣṇu.

Derivable forms: haridāsaḥ (हरिदासः).

Haridāsa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms hari and dāsa (दास).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Haridāsa (हरिदास).—m.

(-saḥ) A worshipper of Vishnu.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum

1) Haridāsa (हरिदास) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—king of Benares, son of Gopāladāsa, patron of Nārāyaṇa, son of Limbabhaṭṭa (Pūrṇānandaprabandha 1609). Hall. p. 136.

2) Haridāsa (हरिदास):—father of Acyuta Cakravartin (Hāralatāṭīkā). Io. 244.

3) Haridāsa (हरिदास):—poet. Padyāvalī.

4) Haridāsa (हरिदास):—a relative of Viṭṭhaleśvara, wrote a great number of tracts on bhakti: Aiśvaryavivaraṇa. Kāmākhyadoṣavivaraṇa. Ṭippaṇyāśaya. Navaratnaprakāśa, a
—[commentary] on Vallabhācārya’s Navaratna. Nirodhalakṣaṇavivṛti. Bhaktimārganirūpaṇa. Bhaktivivṛddhyupāyagrantha. Viṣṇubhaktivivaraṇa. Vedāntasiddhāntakaumudī. Śrutikalpadruma. Ślokapañcakavivaraṇa. Siddhāntarahasyavṛttikārikā. Sevanabhāvanākāvya. Sevāphalastotravivṛti. Svamārgamarmavivaraṇa.

5) Haridāsa (हरिदास):—[haridāsa nyāyavācaspati tarkālaṃkāra bhaṭṭācārya] Tattvacintāmaṇyanumānakhaṇḍaṭikā. Tattvacintāmaṇyālokaṭīkā.

6) Haridāsa (हरिदास):—Purañjananāṭaka.

7) Haridāsa (हरिदास):—Meghadūtaṭīkā.

8) Haridāsa (हरिदास):—of the Karaṇa family, son of Puruṣottama, and younger brother of Kṛṣṇadāsa, Dāmodara, Nārāyaṇa, composed in 1557: Prastāvaratnākara.

9) Haridāsa (हरिदास):—son of Vatsarāja: Lekhakamuktāmaṇi.

10) Haridāsa (हरिदास):—a relative of Viṭṭhaleśvara: Ekacatvāriṃśacchikṣāpattrāṇi.
—[commentary] on Vallabhācārya’s Padya. Prabhuprādurbhāvavicāra. Bhaktivardhinīṭīkā. Vallabhapañcākṣarastotra. Vallabhaśaraṇāṣṭaka. Viṭṭhalasahasranāmastotra. Śikṣapattrāṇi. See above Ekacatvāriṃśacchikṣāpattrāṇi.

11) Haridāsa (हरिदास):—Nāmamālā, names of Viṣṇu.

12) Haridāsa (हरिदास):—Bhāvair aṅkuritapadyaṭīkā.

13) Haridāsa (हरिदास):—son of Vrajanātha: Bījagaṇitavāsanābhāṣya.

14) Haridāsa (हरिदास):—Yamunāṣṭakavivṛtiṭippaṇa.

15) Haridāsa (हरिदास):—Kumārasambhavaṭīkā.

16) Haridāsa (हरिदास):—Tattvacintāmaṇiprakāśa. Peters. 6 p. 16 (Śabdakhaṇḍa). Rep. p. 15.

17) Haridāsa (हरिदास):—Muktivādarahasya [nyāya]

18) Haridāsa (हरिदास):—Caraṇacihnavarṇanāstotra. Janmavaiphalyāṣṭaka. Dāsabhavāṣṭaka. Dainyāṣṭaka. Navanītapriyāṣṭaka. Pañcākṣarastotra. Maṅgalāṣṭaka. Yamunāvijñapti. Yamunāṣṭakavivṛti. Vallabhabhāvāṣṭaka. Vallabhaśaraṇāṣṭaka. Vallabhācāryacintanaprakāra. Vallabhācāryastotra. Vallabhācāryāṣṭaka. Viṭṭhaleśāṣṭaka. Śaraṇāṣṭaka. Śrīmadaṣṭaka. Siddhānta stotra. Smaraṇāṣṭaka. Svāminīprārthanā. Svāminyaṣṭakavivṛti.

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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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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