Khyati, Khyātī, Khyāti: 12 definitions
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Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Wisdom Library: Varāha-purāṇa
Khyāti (ख्याति).—One of the seven major rivers situated in Krauñcadvīpa, according to the Varāhapurāṇa chapter 88. It is also known by the name Kṣiprodā. Krauñcadvīpa is one of the seven islands (dvīpa), ruled over by Jyotiṣmān, one of the ten sons of Priyavrata, who is the son of Svāyambhuva Manu, who was created by Brahmā, who was in turn created by Nārāyaṇa, the unknowable all-pervasive primordial being.
The Varāhapurāṇa is categorised as a Mahāpurāṇa, and was originally composed of 24,000 metrical verses, possibly originating from before the 10th century. It is composed of two parts and Sūta is the main narrator.Source: archive.org: Puranic Encyclopedia
1) Khyāti (ख्याति).—A daughter of Prajāpati Dakṣa. The hermit Bhṛgu married her. A daughter named Lakṣmī and two sons named Dhātā and Vidhātā were born to Bhṛgu by Khyāti. (Agni Purāṇa, Chapter 20).
2) Khyāti (ख्याति).—Daughter of Kuru, who was born of the family of Dhruva. Six sons, Aṅga, Sumanas, Svāti, Kratu, Aṅgiras, and Śibi were born to Kuru by his wife Āgneyī. (Viṣṇu Purāṇa, Aṃśa I, Chapter 13). Khyāti was a daughter born to them.Source: archive.org: Shiva Purana - English Translation
Khyāti (ख्याति) is one of the twenty-four daughters of Dakṣa by Prasūti: one of the three daughters of Svāyambhuvamanu and Śatarūpā, according to the Śivapurāṇa 2.1.16:—“Dakṣa begot twenty-four daughters. The eleven younger daughters were [Khyāti,...]. The great aspirants [Bhṛgu] and others took the hands of these famous daughters (eg., Bhṛgu married Khyāti). Thereupon the entire universe consisting of three worlds, mobile and immobile was filled (with progeny). Thus according to their own actions and at the bidding of Śiva innumerable famous Brahmins were born out of the various living beings”.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
1a) Khyātī (ख्याती).—A son of Ulmuka and Puṣkariṇī.*
- * Bhāgavata-purāṇa IV. 13. 7.
1b) A river in Krauñcadvīpa.*
- * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa II. 19. 75; Matsya-purāṇa 122. 88; Vāyu-purāṇa 49. 69.
2a) Khyāti (ख्याति).—A son of Tāmasa Manu.*
- * Bhāgavata-purāṇa VIII. 1. 27; Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa II. 36. 49; Viṣṇu-purāṇa III. 1. 19.
2b) A son of Ūru (Kuru, Viṣṇu-purāṇa) and Āgneyi.*
- * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa II. 36. 108; Matsya-purāṇa 4. 43; Viṣṇu-purāṇa I. 13. 6.
2c) A daughter of Kardama, (Dakṣa-vā. p., vi. p.) married to Bhṛgu. Mother of sons Dhātṛ and Vidhātṛ and daughter of Śri.*
- * Bhāgavata-purāṇa III. 24. 23; IV. 1. 43; Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa I. 9. 52. 54; 11. 1; III. 25. 77; Vāyu-purāṇa 10. 27, 30; 62. 43; Viṣṇu-purāṇa I. 7. 7, 25.
2d) A daughter of Bhṛgu; same as Śrī; wife of Nārāyaṇa; sons, Bala and Utsāha by him; others Mānasa, mind-born. See Śrī.*
- * Vāyu-purāṇa 28. 1-3.
2e) (ety.) knowledge; all known.*
- * Vāyu-purāṇa 4. 35.
Khyāti (ख्याति) refers to one of the daughters of Dakṣa and Prasūti: one of the two daughters of Manu-svāyaṃbhuva and Śatarūpā, according to the Vaṃśa (‘genealogical description’) of the 10th century Saurapurāṇa: one of the various Upapurāṇas depicting Śaivism.—Accordingly, Ākūti was married to Ruci and Prasūti to Dakṣa. Dakṣa produced in Prasūti twenty-four daughters. [...] [Khyāti was given to Bhṛgu.]. [...] From Bhṛgu through Khyāti, Lakṣmī (the beloved of Nārāyaṇa), Dhātā and Vidhātā were born. Dhātā and Vidhātā became the Sons-in-law of Meru marrying Āyati and Niyati respectively.
The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
khyāti (ख्याति).—f (S) Fame or celebrity: also notoriety or publicity.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
khyāti (ख्याति).—f Fame; notoriety or publicity.
Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.
Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Khyāti (ख्याति).—f. [khyā-ktin]
1) Renown, fame, reputation, glory, celebrity; ख्यातियुक्तौ भविष्यतः (khyātiyuktau bhaviṣyataḥ) Rām.7.66.9; Ms.
2) A name, title, appellation.
5) (In phil.) Knowledge, the faculty of discriminating objects by appropriate designation; ख्यातिं च सत्त्वपुरुषान्य- तयाधिगम्य (khyātiṃ ca sattvapuruṣānya- tayādhigamya) Śi.4.55.
7) Opinion, view, assertion; आन्वीक्षिकी कौशलानां विकल्पः ख्यातिवादिनाम् (ānvīkṣikī kauśalānāṃ vikalpaḥ khyātivādinām) Bhāg.11. 16.24.
Derivable forms: khyātiḥ (ख्यातिः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-tiḥ) Fame, celebrity. E. khyā to tell, affix ktin.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Khyāti (ख्याति).—[khyā + ti], f. 1. Fame, celebrity, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 12, 36; personified, [Bhāgavata-Purāṇa, (ed. Burnouf.)] 3, 24, 22. 2. Name, Mahābhārata 1, 3180. 3. Knowledge, [Yogasūtrāṇi, (ed. Allahabed, 1852-53.)] 2, 26.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Khyāti (ख्याति):—[from khyā] f. ‘declaration’, opinion, view, idea, assertion, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa xi, 16, 24; Sarvadarśana-saṃgraha xv, 201]
2) [v.s. ...] perception, knowledge, [Yoga-sūtra; Tattvasamāsa] (= buddhi), [Sarvadarśana-saṃgraha]
3) [v.s. ...] renown, fame, celebrity, [Manu-smṛti xii, 36; Mahābhārata iii, 8273; Rāmāyaṇa] etc.
4) [v.s. ...] a name, denomination, title, [Mahābhārata i]
5) [v.s. ...] [xiv; Rāmāyaṇa iii, 4, 17]
6) [v.s. ...] Celebrity (personified as daughter of Dakṣa, [Viṣṇu-purāṇa i, 7, 23; 8, 14 f.; 9 f.]; or of Kardama, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa iii, 24, 23]), [Harivaṃśa 7740]
7) [v.s. ...] Name of a river in Krauñca-dvīpa, [Viṣṇu-purāṇa ii, 4, 55]
8) [v.s. ...] m. Name of a son of Ūru by Āgneyī ([varia lectio] svāti), [Harivaṃśa 73; Viṣṇu-purāṇa i]
9) [v.s. ...] of a son of the 4th Manu, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa viii, 1, 27.]
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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Preceptors of Advaita (by T. M. P. Mahadevan)
A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 3 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
Part 3 - Rāmānuja’s theory of Illusion—All knowledge is Real < [Chapter XX - Philosophy of the Rāmānuja School of Thought]
Part 12 - Epistemology of the Rāmānuja School according to Meghanādāri and others < [Chapter XX - Philosophy of the Rāmānuja School of Thought]
Part 2 - A General Idea of Nimbārka’s Philosophy < [Chapter XXI - The Nimbārka School of Philosophy]
The Garuda Purana (by Manmatha Nath Dutt)
Chapter V - Creation of the Prajapatis < [Agastya Samhita]
The Shiva Purana (by J. L. Shastri)
Chapter 17 - The Narrative of Creation < [Section 7.1 - Vāyavīya-saṃhitā (1)]
Chapter 30 - Description of Creation < [Section 5 - Umā-Saṃhitā]
Chapter 16 - Description of the Creation < [Section 2.1 - Rudra-saṃhitā (1): Sṛśṭi-khaṇḍa]
A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 4 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
Part 10 - Nature of Brahman < [Chapter XXIX-XXX - Controversy Between the Dualists and the Monists]
Part 2 - Interpretation of Brahma-sūtra I. 1. 1 < [Chapter XXVI - Madhva’s Interpretation of the Brahma-sūtras]
Part 9 - Works of Vallabha and his Disciples < [Chapter XXXI - The Philosophy of Vallabha]
Shrimad Bhagavad-gita (by Narayana Gosvami)