Kancanamayibhumi, Kāñcanamayībhūmi, Kancanamayi-bhumi: 1 definition

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Kancanamayibhumi 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.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Kancanamayibhumi in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Kāñcanamayībhūmi (काञ्चनमयीभूमि) or Kāñcana-cakra.—q.v., where Abhidharmakośa is cited: Kāraṇḍavvūha 24.22 f. sā Kāñcanamayī nāma bhūmir asti yad uttarasyāṃ Kāñcanamayyāṃ bhūmyāṃ gatvā Avalokiteśvaro…'dhomukhānāṃ sat- tvānāṃ dharmaṃ deśayati sma.

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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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