Keshavarka, Keśavārka: 4 definitions


Keshavarka 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 Keśavārka can be transliterated into English as Kesavarka or Keshavarka, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum

1) Keśavārka (केशवार्क) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—son of Rāṇiga, son of Śriyāditya, son of Janārdana, brother of Jayāditya and Kṛṣṇa, father of Gaṇeśa Daivajña (1520). Oxf. 349^b: Kṛṣṇakrīḍitakāvya. Oxf. 349^a. Jātakapaddhati or Keśavī. Bṛhatkeśavī. B. 4, 166. Keśavī laghvī and—[commentary] by Viśvanātha. K. 224. Tājikapaddhati. Tājikabhūṣaṇa. K. 230. Nāvapradīpa. Bhr. 332. Brahmatulyagaṇitasāra. B. 4, 168. Muhūrtakalpadruma. B. 4, 174. Muhūrtatattva and—[commentary]. Varṣapaddhati. Varṣaphala. B. 4, 192. Vivāhavṛndāvana and—[commentary]. Śrīpatipaddhati (?). NW. 576. Ṣaḍvidhayogaphala. B. 4, 202. Saṃtānadīpikā. Oudh. Iii, 14.

Keśavārka has the following synonyms: Keśavāditya.

2) Keśavārka (केशवार्क):—son of Rāṇiga, is the author of the Karaṇakaṇṭhīrava, the Kṛṣṇakrīḍita, Brahmatulyagaṇitasāra, Vivāhavṛndāvana and—[commentary].
—The Jātakapaddhati or Keśavī, the Tājikapaddhati and the Muhūrtatattva belong to Keśava, son of Kamalākara. The remaining works are composed by some Keśava, who is not distinguished from others in the Lists from which they were given.

Keśavārka has the following synonyms: Keśavāditya.

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

1) Keśavārka (केशवार्क):—[from keśava > keśa] m. = vāditya, [Skanda-purāṇa]

2) [v.s. ...] Name of the author of the Kṛṣṇa-krīḍita (son of Jayāditya and grandson of Rāṇiga)

3) [v.s. ...] Name of the author of the Jātaka-paddhati

4) [v.s. ...] of the author of the Vivāhavṛndāvana.

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Keshavarka in German

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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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