Nakulishapashupata, Nakulīśapāśupata, Nakulisha-pashupata: 2 definitions
Nakulishapashupata 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 Nakulīśapāśupata can be transliterated into English as Nakulisapasupata or Nakulishapashupata, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Nakulīśapāśupata (नकुलीशपाशुपत):—[=nakulī-śa-pāśupata] [from nakulīśa > nakulī > nakula] m. [plural] a [particular] sect, [Sarvadarśana-saṃgraha]
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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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A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 5 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
Part 1 - The Literature and History of Southern Śaivism < [Chapter XXXIV - Literature of Southern Śaivism]
Part 1 - The Doctrine of the Pāśupata-sūtras < [Chapter XXXVIII - Śaiva Philosophy in some of the Important texts]
Lakulisha-Pashupata (Philosophy and Practice) (by Geetika Kaw Kher)
The Sarva-Darsana-Samgraha (by E. B. Cowell)