Lankodaya, aka: Laṅkōdaya, Laṅkodaya, Lanka-udaya; 3 Definition(s)


Lankodaya 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.

In Hinduism

Jyotisha (astronomy and astrology)

[Lankodaya in Jyotisha glossaries]

Laṅkodaya (लङ्कोदय).—Time of rising of the Signs at Laṅkā, i.e., right ascensions of the Signs. Note: Laṅka-udaya is a Sanskrit technical term used in ancient Indian sciences such as Astronomy, Mathematics and Geometry.

(Source): Wikibooks (hi): Sanskrit Technical Terms
Jyotisha book cover
context information

Jyotiṣa (ज्योतिष, jyotisha or jyotish) basically refers to ‘astronomy’ or “Vedic astrology” and represents one of the six additional sciences to be studied along with the Vedas. Jyotiṣa concerns itself with the study and prediction of the movements of celestial bodies, in order to calculate the auspicious time for rituals and ceremonies.

Discover the meaning of lankodaya in the context of Jyotisha from relevant books on Exotic India

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

[Lankodaya in Marathi glossaries]

laṅkōdaya (लंकोदय).—m (S) The rising (or the time of rising) of a heavenly body at Ceylon (over which island passes the first meridian).

(Source): DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
context information

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.

Discover the meaning of lankodaya in the context of Marathi from relevant books on Exotic India

Sanskrit-English dictionary

[Lankodaya in Sanskrit glossaries]

Laṅkodaya (लङ्कोदय).—the equivalents of the signs in right ascension.

Derivable forms: laṅkodayaḥ (लङ्कोदयः).

Laṅkodaya is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms laṅkā and udaya (उदय).

(Source): DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
context information

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.

Discover the meaning of lankodaya in the context of Sanskrit from relevant books on Exotic India

Relevant definitions

Search found 667 related definition(s) that might help you understand this better. Below you will find the 15 most relevant articles:

Laṅkā (लङ्का).—The hypothetical place on the equator where the meridian of Ujjain intersects it...
Udaya (उदय).—1. The rising of a planet on the eastern horizon. 2. Heliacal rising of a planet. ...
Mahodaya (महोदय).—One of the sons of Vasiṣṭha. Once Triśaṅku, King of Ayodhyā, conducted a yāga...
Udayagiri.—The earliest Hindu caves, which belong to the early 5th century, are seen at Udayagi...
Candrodaya (चन्द्रोदय).—A brother of the Virāṭa King. (Mahābhārata Droṇa Parva, Chapter 158, Ve...
Bhāgyodaya (भाग्योदय).—1) dawn of good fortune, lucky occurrence. Derivable forms: bhāgyodayaḥ ...
Grastodaya (ग्रस्तोदय).—rising of the sun or moon while eclipsed.Derivable forms: grastodayaḥ (...
Svodaya (स्वोदय).—the rising of a sign or heavenly body at any particular place. Derivable form...
Laṅkeśa (लङ्केश).—'lord of Laṅkā; i. e. Rāvaṇa or Bibhīṣaṇa लङ्कानाथं पवनतनयं चोभयं स्थापयित्वा...
Udayajyā (उदयज्या).—(also known as udayajīvā) R sine amplitude of the rising point of the eclip...
Puṇyodaya (पुण्योदय).—the dawn or resulting of good fortune. Derivable forms: puṇyodayaḥ (पुण्य...
Udayādri (उदयाद्रि).—the eastern mountain behind which the sun, moon &c are supposed to rise; उ...
Sūryodaya (सूर्योदय).—sunrise. Derivable forms: sūryodayaḥ (सूर्योदयः).Sūryodaya is a Sanskrit ...
Ardhodaya (अर्धोदय).—1) the rising of the half moon. 2) partial rise. 3) a kind of parvan; °आसन...
Udayapura (उदयपुर).—Name of the capital of Mārwār. Derivable forms: udayapuram (उदयपुरम्).Udaya...

Relevant text