Lokabhavana, Lokabhāvana, Loka-bhavana: 6 definitions
Lokabhavana 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.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Lokabhāvana (लोकभावन).—a. promoting the welfare of the world.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Lokabhāvana (लोकभावन).—[masculine] the creator of the world (Brahman).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Lokabhāvana (लोकभावन):—[=loka-bhāvana] [from loka > lok] mfn. ([Mahābhārata; Harivaṃśa; Bhāgavata-purāṇa]) promoting the welfare of the world or of men
2) [v.s. ...] w°-creating, [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Lokabhāvana (लोकभावन):—[loka-bhāvana] (naḥ) 1. m. Cause of creation, the Creator.
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The Agni Purana (by N. Gangadharan)
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