Madanapala, Madanapāla: 4 definitions



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

1) Madanapāla (मदनपाल) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—of the Ṭāka race, king of Kāṣṭhā, father of Māndhātṛ, brother of Sahajapāla, son of Hariścandra, son of Bharahapāla, son of Ratnapāla. He was patron of Viśveśvara (Madanapārijāta, etc.). The following works were written in his reign, but attributed to himself: Ānandasaṃjīvana. Tithinirṇayasāra. Madanapārijāta. Madanapālavinoda. Yantraprakāśa. Śūdradharmabodhinī. Siddhāntagarbha (?). Smṛtikaumudī.

2) Madanapāla (मदनपाल):—king of Kāṣṭhā, father of Pṛthvīmalla (Bālacikitsā) and Māndhātṛ: The Śūdradharmabodhinī does not differ from the Smṛtikaumudī.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Madanapāla (मदनपाल):—[=madana-pāla] [from madana > mad] m. Name of a king (patron of Viśveśvara etc. and supposed author of various works.)

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Madanapāla (मदनपाल):—[(ma + pāla)] oder abgekürzt madana m. Nomen proprium eines Fürsten, dem verschiedene Schriften zugeschrieben werden, unter andern auch der Madanavinoda [?(NIGH. PR. Einl.) Colebrooke II,286. Oxforder Handschriften 185,b,39. 274,b, No. 651. fg. 275,b, No. 653. 279,a,7. 311,b,35. Rājataraṅgiṇī.7,535. 575. fg.] — Vgl. madananṛpa, madanarāja .

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Madanapāla (मदनपाल):—m. Nomen proprium eines Fürsten , dem verschiedene Werke zugeschieben werden.

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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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