Kathancana, Kathañcana: 2 definitions
Kathancana 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.
Alternative spellings of this word include Kathanchana.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Kathañcana (कथञ्चन).—ind. In some way, in any way, by any means. E. katham and cana aff.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Kathañcana (कथञ्चन):—adv. In some way or other.
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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Search found 14 books and stories containing Kathancana, Kathañcana; (plurals include: Kathancanas, Kathañcanas). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Brihad Bhagavatamrita (commentary) (by Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Nārāyana Gosvāmī Mahārāja)
Verse 2.3.36 < [Chapter 3 - Bhajana (loving service)]
Verse 2.1.85 < [Chapter 1 - Vairāgya (renunciation)]
Verse 1.7.129 < [Chapter 7 - Pūrṇa (pinnacle of excellent devotees)]
Bhakti-rasamrta-sindhu (by Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī)
Verse 2.1.243 < [Part 1 - Ecstatic Excitants (vibhāva)]
Verse 4.8.52 < [Part 8 - Compatible & Incompatible Mellows (maitrī-vaira-sthiti)]
The backdrop of the Srikanthacarita and the Mankhakosa (by Dhrubajit Sarma)
Part 5m - Alaṃkāra (13): Apahnuti or concealment < [Chapter III - Literary Assessment Of The Śrīkaṇṭhacarita]
The Tattvasangraha [with commentary] (by Ganganatha Jha)
Verse 1999 < [Chapter 23 - External World]
Verse 2205-2207 < [Chapter 24a - The case for the reliability of the Veda (the Revealed Word)]
Verse 2198-1299 < [Chapter 24a - The case for the reliability of the Veda (the Revealed Word)]
Chaitanya Bhagavata (by Bhumipati Dāsa)
Verse 2.5.42 < [Chapter 5 - Lord Nityānanda’s Vyāsa-pūjā Ceremony and His Darśana of the Lord’s Six-armed Form]
Verse 1.14.104 < [Chapter 14 - The Lord’s Travel to East Bengal and the Disappearance of Lakṣmīpriyā]
Mandukya Upanishad (Gaudapa Karika and Shankara Bhashya) (by Swami Nikhilananda)