Keshavamishra, Keśavamiśra: 2 definitions


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The Sanskrit term Keśavamiśra can be transliterated into English as Kesavamisra or Keshavamishra, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum

1) Keśavamiśra (केशवमिश्र) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—guru of Murārimiśra (Śubhakarmanirṇaya). L. 1987.

2) Keśavamiśra (केशवमिश्र):—astronomer. Quoted by Keśvavārka in Jātakapaddhati Bhr. p. 30, by Viśvanātha Oxf. 338^a.

3) Keśavamiśra (केशवमिश्र):—wrote by request of Māṇikyacandra, son of Dharmacandra: Alaṃkāraśekhara. He had composed seven other treatises on Alaṃkāra.

4) Keśavamiśra (केशवमिश्र):—Chandogapariśiṣṭa. Io. 1028.

5) Keśavamiśra (केशवमिश्र):—Tarkabhāṣā or Tarkaparibhāṣā.

6) Keśavamiśra (केशवमिश्र):—Vācaspatimiśra, the lawyer, was his paramaguru: Dvaitapariśiṣṭa.

7) Keśavamiśra (केशवमिश्र):—Dharmabhāṣā [dharma] Oppert. Ii, 6669.

8) Keśavamiśra (केशवमिश्र):—Chandogapariśiṣṭa. delete this.

9) Keśavamiśra (केशवमिश्र):—the author of the Alaṃkāraśekhara, lived under Māṇikyacandra, son of Dharmacandra, grandson of Rāmacandra. A notice in Cunningham's Arch. Survey V, 160 states that Māṇikyacandra, son of Dharmacandra, came to the throne in Kangra in 1563.
—Keśavamiśra wrote also a Vākyaratna which in the Alaṃkāraśekhara is quoted twice.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Keśavamiśra (केशवमिश्र):—[=keśava-miśra] [from keśava > keśa] m. Name of the author of the Dvaita-pariśiṣṭa and of the Chandoga-pariśiṣṭa.

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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. 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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