Jadabharata, Jaḍabharata, Jada-bharata: 9 definitions
Jadabharata 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.
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Jaḍabharata (जडभरत).—See Bharata.
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.
Shaivism (Shaiva philosophy)Source: Wisdom Library: Śaivism
Jaḍabharata (जडभरत) is the disciple of Anādi: a teacher to whom the Kāpālika doctrine was revelead, mentioned in the Śābaratantra. The Śābara-tantra is an early tantra of the Kāpālika sect containing important information about the evolution of the Nātha sect. It also lists the twelve original Kāpālika teachers and their disciples (eg., Jaḍabharata). Several of these names appear in the Nātha lists of eighty-four Siddhas and nine Nāthas.
Shaiva (शैव, śaiva) or Shaivism (śaivism) represents a tradition of Hinduism worshiping Shiva as the supreme being. Closely related to Shaktism, Shaiva literature includes a range of scriptures, including Tantras, while the root of this tradition may be traced back to the ancient Vedas.
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
jaḍabharata (जडभरत).—m (Proper name of a ṛṣi) A term for a remarkably indolent or lazy person.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
jaḍabharata (जडभरत).—m A term for a remarkably in- dolent or lazy person.
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: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) an idiot.
2) Name of a man simulating stupidity; Jābāla Up.
Derivable forms: jaḍabharataḥ (जडभरतः).
Jaḍabharata is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms jaḍa and bharata (भरत).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum
Jaḍabharata (जडभरत) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—(?). See Yadubharata: Praśnāvalī, vedānta. Lahore. 1882, 7.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Jaḍabharata (जडभरत):—[=jaḍa-bharata] [from jaḍa] m. ‘the stupid Bharata’, Name of a man simulating stupidity, [Jābāla-upaniṣad; Bhāgavata-purāṇa v, 9 f.]
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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