Icchaya, Icchayā: 2 definitions
Icchaya means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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.
Alternative spellings of this word include Ichchhaya.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Icchayā (इच्छया):—[from icchā > iṣ] ind. according to wish or desire, [Pañcatantra; Hitopadeśa; Meghadūta etc.]; icchāṃ ni-√grah, to suppress one’s desire.
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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Ends with (+7): Abhicchaya, Apricchaya, Buddhicchaya, Cigicchaya, Dhammavinicchaya, Hricchaya, Kimicchaya, Kshiticchaya, Manicchaya, Nicchaya, Padicchaya, Palimuttaka Vinayavinicchaya, Paramatthavinicchaya, Paricchaya, Praticchaya, Sukhavinicchaya, Sunicchaya, Suravinicchaya, Tigicchaya, Tigicchaya.
Search found 7 books and stories containing Icchaya, Icchayā; (plurals include: Icchayas, Icchayās). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Garga Samhita (English) (by Danavir Goswami)
Verses 6.16.24-25 < [Chapter 16 - Seeing Śrī Rādhā’s Form]
Verse 1.8.29 < [Chapter 8 - Description of Śrī Rādhikā’s Birth]
Verse 3.9.7 < [Chapter 9 - The Birth of Śrī Girirāja]
Gemstones of the Good Dhamma (by Ven. S. Dhammika)
Brihad Bhagavatamrita (commentary) (by Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Nārāyana Gosvāmī Mahārāja)
Verse 2.1.13 < [Chapter 1 - Vairāgya (renunciation)]
Verse 1.5.98 < [Chapter 5 - Priya (the beloved devotees)]
Verse 2.3.32 < [Chapter 3 - Bhajana (loving service)]
The Markandeya Purana (Study) (by Chandamita Bhattacharya)
A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 4 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
The Markandeya Purana (by Frederick Eden Pargiter)