Nimlocani: 4 definitions
Nimlocani 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.
Alternative spellings of this word include Nimlochani.
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Nimlocani (निम्लोचनि).—The city of Varuṇa on the west of Meru.*
- * Bhāgavata-purāṇa V. 21. 7.
The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Nimlocanī (निम्लोचनी):—[=ni-mlocanī] [from ni-mluc] f. Name of Varuṇa’s city situated on the mountain Mānasôttara towards the west, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]
[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Nimlocanī (निम्लोचनी):—(f. von nimlocana und dieses wie eben) f. Nomen proprium der auf dem Berge Mānasottara nach Westen gelegenen Stadt Varuṇa’s [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 5, 21, 7.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Nimlocanī (निम्लोचनी):—f. Nomen proprium einer Stadt Varuṇa's.
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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Partial matches: Ni.
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