Lokamahadevi, Lokamahādevī: 3 definitions
Lokamahadevi means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India. 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.
India history and geographySource: Archaeological Survey of India: Śaiva monuments at Paṭṭadakal
Lokamahādevī (लोकमहादेवी) refers to one of the two wifes of Vikramāditya II, the other being Trailokyamahādevī, both belonging to the Haihaya family. Vikramāditya II was the son of Vijayaditya, son of Vinayaditya, son of Vikramāditya I. These two queens built two shrines named Lokeśvara (now known as Virūpākṣa) and Trailokyeśvara (now known as Mallikārjuna).
The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Lokamahādevī (लोकमहादेवी):—[=loka-mahā-devī] [from loka > lok] f. Name of a princess, [Inscriptions]
[Sanskrit to German]
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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Early Chola Temples (by S. R. Balasubrahmanyam)
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The Religion and Philosophy of Tevaram (Thevaram) (by M. A. Dorai Rangaswamy)
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