Nilamadhava, Nīlamādhava: 5 definitions
Nilamadhava 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.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-vaḥ) A name of Krishna. E. nīla and mādhava Vishnu, being of a dark colour.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Nīlamādhava (नीलमाधव):—[=nīla-mādhava] [from nīla > nīl] m. Name of Viṣṇu or Kṛṣṇa, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Nīlamādhava (नीलमाधव):—[nīla-mādhava] (vaḥ) 1. m. Krishna.
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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 9 - Vidyāpati Reports to Indradyumna < [Section 2 - Puruṣottama-kṣetra-māhātmya]
Chapter 14 - Nārada Consoles Indradyumna < [Section 2 - Puruṣottama-kṣetra-māhātmya]
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