Iyam, Īyam: 3 definitions
Iyam 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.
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: archive.org: Puranic Encyclopedia
Īyam (ईयम्).—Īyaṃ in Malayalam means the metal lead. A metal formed out of the dirt in river Gaṅgā. (See Irimpu).
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.
Languages of India and abroad
Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Iyam (इयम्).—[feminine] this (here), this earth (±pṛthivī).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Iyam (इयम्):—f. [nominative case] sg. of the demonstrative pronoun idam, q.v.
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Ends with (+24): Adhiyam, Agattiyam, Amunchiyam, Amunciyam, Anajnatamajnasyamindriyam, Anupariveniyam, Ariyam, Dharma-variyam, Dhiyam, Dutiyam, Dvitiyam, Gana-variyam, Kakataliyam, Kalinga-variyam, Maniyam, Niyam, Papavahiyam, Pariyam, Prajaniyam, Pramiyam.
Search found 16 books and stories containing Iyam, Īyam; (plurals include: Iyams, Īyams). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)
Verse 11.89 < [Section VII - Special Expiation for Special Offences: (a) For Killing a Brāhmaṇa]
Verse 2.66 < [Section XV - Sacraments for Females]
Sri Bhakti-rasamrta-sindhu (by Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī)
Verse 3.5.36 < [Part 5 - Conjugal Love (mādhurya-rasa)]
Verse 3.3.51 < [Part 3 - Fraternal Devotion (sakhya-rasa)]
Verse 2.4.133 < [Part 4 - Transient Ecstatic Disturbances (vyābhicāri-bhāva)]
Brihad Bhagavatamrita (commentary) (by Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Nārāyana Gosvāmī Mahārāja)
Verse 1.3.32 < [Chapter 3 - Prapañcātīta (beyond the Material Plane)]
Verse 2.2.153 < [Chapter 2 - Jñāna (knowledge)]
Verse 2.3.142 < [Chapter 3 - Bhajana (loving service)]
The Tattvasangraha [with commentary] (by Ganganatha Jha)
Śrī Hari-bhakti-kalpa-latikā (by Sarasvati Thkura)