Magna: 6 definitions
Magna 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
magna (मग्न).—p (S) Drowned or sunken. 2 fig. Absorbed in; deeply engaged in; swallowed up by.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
magna (मग्न).—p Drowned. Fig. Absorbed in.
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
Magna (मग्न).—See मस्ज् (masj).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-gnaḥ-gnā-gnaṃ) 1. Plunged, dived, immersed. 2. Sunk, drowned. 3. Absorbed. E. masj to plunge into water, aff. kta.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Magna (मग्न).—[adjective] sunk, dived, immersed or penetrated into ([locative] or —°); went down, set (moon), fallen, ruined, decayed.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Magna (मग्न):—a See √majj.
2) [from majj] b mfn. sunk, plunged, immersed in ([locative case] or [compound]), [Kātyāyana-śrauta-sūtra; Manu-smṛti; Mahābhārata] etc.
3) [v.s. ...] set (as the moon), [Rāmāyaṇa]
4) [v.s. ...] sunk into misfortune, [ib.]
5) [v.s. ...] (ifc.) slipped into, lurking in [Raghuvaṃśa]
6) [v.s. ...] sunken, flat (as breasts or a nose), [Harivaṃśa; Rāmāyaṇa; Suśruta]
7) [v.s. ...] m. Name of a mountain, [Buddhist literature]
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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Brihad Bhagavatamrita (by Śrīla Sanātana Gosvāmī)
Śrī Hari-bhakti-kalpa-latikā (by Sarasvati Thkura)
Sri Bhakti-rasamrta-sindhu (by Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī)
Bhajana-Rahasya (by Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakura Mahasaya)
Text 23 < [Chapter 1 - Prathama-yāma-sādhana (Niśānta-bhajana–śraddhā)]
Text 22 < [Chapter 1 - Prathama-yāma-sādhana (Niśānta-bhajana–śraddhā)]
Popular Literature in Ancient Egypt (by Alfred Wiedemann)
Shakti and Shakta (by John Woodroffe)
Chapter XVII - Śakti and Māyā < [Section 2 - Doctrine]
Appendix II - Quelqes Observations Sur Le Rituel Hindou < [Appendices]