Padmahasta, aka: Padma-hasta; 4 Definition(s)
Padmahasta 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.
General definition (in Hinduism)
One of the 108 names of Krishna; Meaning: "One Who Has Hands Like Lotus"Source: humindian: 108 names of Lord Krishna
Languages of India and abroad
padmahasta (पद्महस्त).—a (S) pop. padmahastī a Fortunate, successful, prosperous; one blessed in every attempt and blessing all connected with him.Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
padmahasta (पद्महस्त).—a pop. padmahastī a Fortunate, suc- cessful, prosperous.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.
Padmahasta (पद्महस्त).—a. holding a lotus. (-raḥ, -staḥ) 1 an epithet of Viṣṇu.
2) a lotus like hand.
3) Name of the sun.
-rā, -stā Name of Lakṣmī.
Padmahasta is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms padma and hasta (हस्त). See also (synonyms): padmakara.
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Padmahasta (पद्महस्त).—a particular measure of length.
Derivable forms: padmahastaḥ (पद्महस्तः).
Padmahasta is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms padma and hasta (हस्त).Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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 Padma Purana (by N.A. Deshpande)
Chapter 78 - The pacification of the Sun (Bradhna, Sūra, Ravi, Āditya, etc.) < [Section 1 - Sṛṣṭi-khaṇḍa (section on creation)]
Chapter 21 - The greatness of Puṣkara and some important vows < [Section 1 - Sṛṣṭi-khaṇḍa (section on creation)]
Chapter 34 - The gift of Brahmāṇḍa < [Section 1 - Sṛṣṭi-khaṇḍa (section on creation)]
The Bhagavata Purana (by A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada)