Jnanamrita, Jñānāmṛta: 5 definitions
Jnanamrita 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.
The Sanskrit term Jñānāmṛta can be transliterated into English as Jnanamrta or Jnanamrita, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)
Jñānāmṛta (ज्ञानामृत).—A Śakti.*
- * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa IV. 35. 97.
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
1) Jñānāmṛta (ज्ञानामृत) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—an elementary grammar, composed in 1739, by Kāśīśvara. Io. 222.
2) Jñānāmṛta (ज्ञानामृत):—yoga, by Gorakṣanātha. Hall. p. 15. NW. 286. 316.
—[commentary] by Sadānanda. NW. 414.
Jñānāmṛta (ज्ञानामृत):—[from jñāna > jñā] n. ‘knowledge-nectar’, Name of a grammar.
[Sanskrit to German]
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)
Starts with: Jnanamrita yati, Jnanamritarasayana, Jnanamritarasayanastotra, Jnanamritasarasamhita.
Ends with: Aitareyajnanamrita, Vijnanamrita.
Full-text: Vijnanamrita, Jnanamrita yati, Raghava pandita, Kashishvara sharman, Gorakshanatha, Ramanarayana, Ghanashyama, Aitareyopanishad, Samkhyasutra, Samkhyapravacanasutra, Taittiriyopanishad.
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