Kulaguru, Kula-guru: 5 definitions
Kulaguru means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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.
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
kulaguru (कुलगुरु).—m (S) The guru or spiritual director of a race or tribe.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
kulaguru (कुलगुरु).—m A family priest.
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
1) a family priest or teacher.
2) a geneologist.
Derivable forms: kulaguruḥ (कुलगुरुः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Kulaguru (कुलगुरु).—[masculine] chief or priest of a family.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Kulaguru (कुलगुरु):—[=kula-guru] [from kula] m. the head of a family, family preceptor, [Viṣṇu-purāṇa]
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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Search found 2 books and stories containing Kulaguru, Kula-guru; (plurals include: Kulagurus, gurus). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
The Religion and Philosophy of Tevaram (Thevaram) (by M. A. Dorai Rangaswamy)
Chapter 6 - Life of Arurar (Sundarar)—Examined < [Volume 1 - Nampi Arurar’s Tevaram (his life and age)]
Shakti and Shakta (by John Woodroffe)
Chapter XXVI - Śākta Sādhanā (the Ordinary Ritual) < [Section 3 - Ritual]