Kamesha, Kāmeśa, Kama-isha: 3 definitions
Kamesha 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 Kāmeśa can be transliterated into English as Kamesa or Kamesha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) an epithet of Kubera;
2) the Supreme soul.
3) a person possessing all wealth. अपास्य कामा- न्कामेशो वसेत्तत्राविचारयन् (apāsya kāmā- nkāmeśo vasettatrāvicārayan) Mb.12.287.56.
Derivable forms: kāmeśaḥ (कामेशः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum
Kāmeśa (कामेश) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—(?): Ulliṅganāṣṭaka. B. 2, 72.
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.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
1) [noun] Kubēra, the god of wealth.
2) [noun] the Supreme Being.
3) [noun] Śiva.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
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The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 97 - Greatness of Yogeśvara (Yoga-īśvara) < [Section 1 - Prabhāsa-kṣetra-māhātmya]
Chapter 87 - Greatness of Bhūteśvara < [Section 1 - Prabhāsa-kṣetra-māhātmya]
Chapter 128 - Greatness of Sāgarāditya (Sāgara-āditya) < [Section 1 - Prabhāsa-kṣetra-māhātmya]
The Shiva Purana (by J. L. Shastri)
Chapter 2 - The greatness of Śivaliṅgas < [Section 4 - Koṭirudra-Saṃhitā]
Chapter 44 - The birth of Vyāsa < [Section 5 - Umā-Saṃhitā]
Lalitopakhyana (Lalita Mahatmya) (by G.V. Tagare)