Kayavyuha, Kāyavyūha, Kaya-vyuha: 3 definitions
Kayavyuha 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.
Vaishnavism (Vaishava dharma)Source: Pure Bhakti: Brhad Bhagavatamrtam
Kāyavyūha (कायव्यूह) refers to:—A direct expansion, from either Śrīmatī Rādhikā’s or Śrī Kṛṣṇa’s personal forms. (cf. Glossary page from Śrī Bṛhad-bhāgavatāmṛta).
Vaishnava (वैष्णव, vaiṣṇava) or vaishnavism (vaiṣṇavism) represents a tradition of Hinduism worshipping Vishnu as the supreme Lord. Similar to the Shaktism and Shaivism traditions, Vaishnavism also developed as an individual movement, famous for its exposition of the dashavatara (‘ten avatars of Vishnu’).
Languages of India and abroad
Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Kāyavyūha (कायव्यूह):—[=kāya-vyūha] [from kāya] m. the supernatural power of assuming several bodies simultaneously, [Sāṃkhyapravacana]
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
Kāyavyūha (ಕಾಯವ್ಯೂಹ):—[noun] a manifestation in many physical forms simultaneously using yōgic power.
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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Bhajana-Rahasya (by Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakura Mahasaya)
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Brahma Sutras (Shankara Bhashya) (by Swami Vireshwarananda)
Kathasaritsagara (the Ocean of Story) (by Somadeva)
Shandilya Upanishad of Atharvaveda (by K. Narayanasvami Aiyar)