Namasankirtana, Nāmasaṅkīrtana, Nama-sankirtana, Namasamkirtana, Namasamkirtane: 5 definitions
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Vaishnavism (Vaishava dharma)Source: Pure Bhakti: Bhagavad-gita (4th edition)
Nāmasaṅkīrtana (नामसङ्कीर्तन) refers to “congregational chanting of the holy names”. (cf. Glossary page from Śrīmad-Bhagavad-Gītā).Source: Pure Bhakti: Bhajana-rahasya - 2nd Edition
Nāmasaṅkīrtana (नामसङ्कीर्तन) refers to:—The practice of chanting the holy name of Śrī Kṛṣṇa, especially congregational chanting. (cf. Glossary page from Bhajana-Rahasya).Source: Pure Bhakti: Brhad Bhagavatamrtam
Nāmasaṅkīrtana (नामसङ्कीर्तन) refers to:—Congregational chanting of the holy names of the Supreme Lord; chanting that is complete, i.e., imbued with divine love. (cf. Glossary page from Śrī Bṛhad-bhāgavatāmṛta).
Vaishnava (वैष्णव, vaiṣṇava) or vaishnavism (vaiṣṇavism) represents a tradition of Hinduism worshipping Vishnu as the supreme Lord. Similar to the Shaktism and Shaivism traditions, Vaishnavism also developed as an individual movement, famous for its exposition of the dashavatara (‘ten avatars of Vishnu’).
Languages of India and abroad
Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
nāmasaṅkīrtana (नामसंकीर्तन).—n Celebrating the name of (a god, king &c.)
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.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
Nāmasaṃkīrtana (ನಾಮಸಂಕೀರ್ತನ):—[noun] = ನಾಮಕೀರ್ತನೆ [namakirtane].
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Nāmasaṃkīrtane (ನಾಮಸಂಕೀರ್ತನೆ):—[noun] = ನಾಮಕೀರ್ತನೆ [namakirtane].
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
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Brihad Bhagavatamrita (commentary) (by Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Nārāyana Gosvāmī Mahārāja)
Verse 2.3.158 < [Chapter 3 - Bhajana (loving service)]
Verse 2.3.166 < [Chapter 3 - Bhajana (loving service)]
Verse 1.3.50 < [Chapter 3 - Prapañcātīta (beyond the Material Plane)]
Bhajana-Rahasya (by Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakura Mahasaya)
Text 16 < [Chapter 1 - Prathama-yāma-sādhana (Niśānta-bhajana–śraddhā)]
Text 1 < [Chapter 1 - Prathama-yāma-sādhana (Niśānta-bhajana–śraddhā)]
Text 16 < [Chapter 5 - Pañcama-yāma-sādhana (Aparāhna-kālīya-bhajana–kṛṣṇa-āsakti)]
Sri Bhakti-rasamrta-sindhu (by Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī)
Shrimad Bhagavad-gita (by Narayana Gosvami)
Verse 2.29 < [Chapter 2 - Sāṅkhya-yoga (Yoga through distinguishing the Soul from the Body)]
Verse 4.8 < [Chapter 4 - Jñāna-Yoga (Yoga through Transcendental Knowledge)]
Preceptors of Advaita (by T. M. P. Mahadevan)
A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 3 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)