Krishnahnikakaumudi, Kṛṣṇāhnikakaumudī, Krishnahnika-kaumudi: 2 definitions


Krishnahnikakaumudi 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 Kṛṣṇāhnikakaumudī can be transliterated into English as Krsnahnikakaumudi or Krishnahnikakaumudi, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Vaishnavism (Vaishava dharma)

[«previous next»] — Krishnahnikakaumudi in Vaishnavism glossary
Source: Pure Bhakti: Jaiva-dharma

Kṛṣṇāhnikakaumudī (कृष्णाह्निककौमुदी) is the name of a book authored by Kavi Karṇapūra: one of the three sons of Śivānanda Sena. His brothers were named Caitanya dāsa and Rāma dāsa. His real name was Paramānanda Sena, but he was given the names Purī dāsa and Karṇapūra by Śrīman Mahāprabhu. When he was a young boy he sucked the toe of Mahāprabhu. He was a superlative writer and poet. He wrote many famous books, [including Kṛṣṇāhnikakaumudī].

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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’).

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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Krishnahnikakaumudi in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum

Kṛṣṇāhnikakaumudī (कृष्णाह्निककौमुदी) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—kāvya. Tu7b. 9.
—by Bilvamaṅgala. L. 2951.

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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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