Mantramurti, aka: Mantra-murti, Mantramūrti; 2 Definition(s)

Introduction

Mantramurti 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.

In Hinduism

General definition (in Hinduism)

Mantramūrti (मन्त्रमूर्ति):—One of the three forms a deity can manifest itself in.

(Source): Wisdom Library: Hinduism

Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit-English dictionary

Mantramūrti (मन्त्रमूर्ति).—an epithet of Śiva.

Derivable forms: mantramūrtiḥ (मन्त्रमूर्तिः).

Mantramūrti is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms mantra and mūrti (मूर्ति).

(Source): DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
context information

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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