Nirgunabhakti, Nirguṇābhakti, Nirguna-bhakti: 2 definitions
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Vaishnavism (Vaishava dharma)Source: Pure Bhakti: Bhagavad-gita (4th edition)
Nirguṇābhakti (निर्गुणाभक्ति) refers to “devotion beyond the influence of the three modes”. (cf. Glossary page from Śrīmad-Bhagavad-Gītā).
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’).
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Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
Nirguṇabhakti (ನಿರ್ಗುಣಭಕ್ತಿ):—[noun] the ardent belief in or devotion to the Absolute Being.
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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Shrimad Bhagavad-gita (by Narayana Gosvami)
Verse 3.2 < [Chapter 3 - Karma-yoga (Yoga through the Path of Action)]
Verse 2.41 < [Chapter 2 - Sāṅkhya-yoga (Yoga through distinguishing the Soul from the Body)]
Verse 14.15 < [Chapter 14 - Guṇa-traya-vibhāga-yoga]
Brihad Bhagavatamrita (commentary) (by Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Nārāyana Gosvāmī Mahārāja)
The Devi Bhagavata Purana (by Swami Vijñanananda)