Mahopanishad, Mahopaniṣad, Maha-upanishad: 4 definitions


Mahopanishad 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.

The Sanskrit term Mahopaniṣad can be transliterated into English as Mahopanisad or Mahopanishad, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum

1) Mahopaniṣad (महोपनिषद्) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—Io. 269. 1686. 1726. 3183. Oxf. 394^b. L. 40. Khn. 20. K. 18. B. 1, 114. 116. Ben. 77. Rādh. 4. Haug. 18. 44. Oudh. Iv, 5. Burnell. 34^b. Bhr. 10. 487. Oppert. 8163. Ii, 1646. 3229. 4110. Rice. 10. Peters. 3, 384. Dīpikā by Nārāyaṇa. Bik. 96. Bhr. 233.
—by Śaṅkarānanda. Ben. 67. Tu7b. 6.
—[commentary] by Bhāskarācārya. Np. Vi, 54.

2) Mahopaniṣad (महोपनिषद्):—Gov. Or. Libr. Madras 68. Peters. 4, 1. Stein 34. Weber 2129.

3) Mahopaniṣad (महोपनिषद्):—from the Nṛsiṃhapūrvatāpanīya. Ulwar 415. 454.

4) Mahopaniṣad (महोपनिषद्):—Av. Ak 36. As p. 4 (bis). 5. 142. Bd. 34. 49. Hz. 1057. Whish 17 a 9 (agrees with Io. p. 127, 98). Dīpikā by Nārāyaṇa. As p. 22.
—by Śaṅkarānanda. As p. 142.

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

Mahopaniṣad (महोपनिषद्):—[from mahā > mah] f. Name of an Upaniṣad

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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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