Kalhara, Kalhāra: 3 definitions
Kalhara 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.
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
kalhāra (कल्हार).—n m S The white esculent water lily, Nymphæa lotus.
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kalhāra (कल्हार).—n (S) The white esculent water lily, Nymphæa lotus.
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-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Kalhāra (कल्हार).—A white water-lily.
Derivable forms: kalhāram (कल्हारम्).
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Kalhāra (कल्हार).—The white lotus, कल्हारपद्मकुसुमानि मुहुर्विधुन्वन् (kalhārapadmakusumāni muhurvidhunvan) Ṛs.3.15. धन्याः खलु वने वाताः कल्हाराः सुखशीतलाः (dhanyāḥ khalu vane vātāḥ kalhārāḥ sukhaśītalāḥ).
Derivable forms: kalhāram (कल्हारम्).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Kalhāra (कल्हार):—[varia lectio] for kahlāra q.v.
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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: Kubjakalhara.
Search found 12 books and stories containing Kalhara, Kalhāra; (plurals include: Kalharas, Kalhāras). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 23 - The Story of Kalādhara and Kāntiśālī < [Section 3b - Arunācala-khaṇḍa (Uttarārdha)]
Chapter 10 - Manifestation of the Fiery Liṅga < [Section 3b - Arunācala-khaṇḍa (Uttarārdha)]
Chapter 13 - Granting of Boons to Pārvatī < [Section 3a - Arunācala-khaṇḍa (Pūrvārdha)]
The Garuda Purana (by Manmatha Nath Dutt)
The Mahabharata (English) (by Kisari Mohan Ganguli)
The Brahma Purana (by G. P. Bhatt)
The Nilamata Purana (by Dr. Ved Kumari)
The Shiva Purana (by J. L. Shastri)