Mokshadvara, Mokṣadvāra, Moksha-dvara: 4 definitions
Mokshadvara 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 Mokṣadvāra can be transliterated into English as Moksadvara or Mokshadvara, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Mokṣadvāra (मोक्षद्वार).—the sun.
Derivable forms: mokṣadvāram (मोक्षद्वारम्).
Mokṣadvāra is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms mokṣa and dvāra (द्वार).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Mokṣadvāra (मोक्षद्वार):—[=mokṣa-dvāra] [from mokṣa > mokṣ] n. ‘gate of eman°’, Name of the sun, [Mahābhārata]
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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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The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 279 - Greatness of Cyavanāditya (Cyavana-āditya) < [Section 1 - Prabhāsa-kṣetra-māhātmya]
Chapter 94 - Manifestation of Amṛteśa and Other Liṅgas < [Section 2 - Uttarārdha]
Chapter 7 - The Seven Holy Cities < [Section 1 - Pūrvārdha]
The Shiva Purana (by J. L. Shastri)
Chapter 19 - The origin of Vīrabhadra < [Section 7.1 - Vāyavīya-saṃhitā (1)]
Chapter 5 - The nineteen incarnations of Śiva < [Section 3 - Śatarudra-saṃhitā]
The Brahma Purana (by G. P. Bhatt)