Nivrittimarga, aka: Nivṛttimārga, Nivritti-marga; 2 Definition(s)
Nivrittimarga means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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 Nivṛttimārga can be transliterated into English as Nivrttimarga or Nivrittimarga, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
General definition (in Hinduism)
Nivṛttimārga (निवृत्तिमार्ग).—The path of renunciation, which leads to liberation; directions for giving up the material world for higher spiritual understanding.Source: ISKCON Press: Glossary
Languages of India and abroad
nivṛttimārga (निवृत्तिमार्ग).—m Retired and contemplative life.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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.
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