Jayadhvani: 6 definitions

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Jayadhvani 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.

In Hinduism

Vaishnavism (Vaishava dharma)

Source: Pure Bhakti: Arcana-dipika - 3rd Edition

Jayadhvani (जयध्वनि) refers to:—The resounding glorification of our objects of worship–the personalities, places, temples and auspicious days. (cf. Glossary page from Arcana-dīpikā).

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Vaishnava (वैष्णव, vaiṣṇava) or vaishnavism (vaiṣṇavism) represents a tradition of Hinduism worshipping Vishnu as the supreme Lord. Similar to the Shaktism and Shaivism traditions, Vaishnavism also developed as an individual movement, famous for its exposition of the dashavatara (‘ten avatars of Vishnu’).

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Jayadhvani in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

jayadhvani (जयध्वनि).—m (S) Proclamation or the sound of victory. 2 fig. Any auspicious voice or sound.

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

jayadhvani (जयध्वनि).—m Proclamation or the sound of victory. Any auspicious voice or sound.

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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 dictionary

[«previous next»] — Jayadhvani in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Jayadhvani (जयध्वनि).—m.

(-niḥ) Shout of victory. E. jaya, and dhvani sound.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Jayadhvani (जयध्वनि):—[=jaya-dhvani] [from jaya] m. = -ghoṣa, [Horace H. Wilson]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Jayadhvani (जयध्वनि):—[jaya-dhvani] (niḥ) 2. f. Shout of victory.

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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 (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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