Panduranga, Pāṇḍuraṅga, Pandurang, Pandu-ranga, Pamduramga: 10 definitions


Panduranga means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India, Jainism, Prakrit. 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.

India history and geography

Source: Wikipedia: India History

Panduranga is another name for Vithoba—a Hindu deity predominantly worshipped in the Indian state of Maharashtra and Karnataka. He is a form of the god Vishnu in his avatar: Krishna. Vithoba is often depicted as a dark young boy, standing arms akimbo on a brick, sometimes accompanied by his consort Rakhumai. Vithoba is the focus of an essentially monotheistic, non-ritualistic bhakti-driven Varkari faith in Maharashtra and the Brahminical Haridasa sect established in Dvaita Vedanta in Karnataka. [...]

Source: Shodhganga: a concise history of Sanskrit Chanda literature (history)

Pāṇḍuraṅga (पाण्डुरङ्ग) is the name of the son of Bhāskararāya (C. 1685-1775 C.E.) and his wife Ānandī. Bhāskararāya was a polymath of 18th century and the son of Gambhīrarāya Bhāratī and Konamāmbā of Viśvāmitragotra and younger brother of Sakhārāma. Bhāskararāya married to Ānandī, who afterward became famous in the name of Padmāvatyambikā and by their union a boy namely Pāṇḍuraṅga took birth. He also married another lady namely Pārvatī during his tour to Gujarat. He migrated to the banks of Krishna river from Benares. Towards the end of his life, he resided at Bhāskararājapuram (on the banks of river Kāverī), gifted to him by the Maratha ruler of Thanjavur.

India history book cover
context information

The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as mythology, zoology, royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.

Discover the meaning of panduranga in the context of India history from relevant books on Exotic India

Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Panduranga in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Pāṇḍuraṅga (पाण्डुरङ्ग).—Name of a god (at Pandharpur), Viṭṭhala.

Derivable forms: pāṇḍuraṅgaḥ (पाण्डुरङ्गः).

Pāṇḍuraṅga is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms pāṇḍu and raṅga (रङ्ग).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum

1) Pāṇḍuraṅga (पाण्डुरङ्ग) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—Pañcaratnaprakāśa.

2) Pāṇḍuraṅga (पाण्डुरङ्ग):—Viṣṇutātparyanirṇaya, a
—[commentary] on Ānandatīrtha’s Viṣṇutattvanirṇaya. Burnell. 106^b. Compare Pāṇḍuraṅgīya, vedānta. Oppert. Ii, 156.

3) Pāṇḍuraṅga (पाण्डुरङ्ग):—of the Atrigotra, father of Rāmacandra (Śivapūjāsūtravyākhyāna).

4) Pāṇḍuraṅga (पाण्डुरङ्ग):—son of Nārāyaṇa: Advaitajalajāta.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Pāṇḍuraṅga (पाण्डुरङ्ग):—[=pāṇḍu-raṅga] [from pāṇḍu] m. a kind of vegetable, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

2) [v.s. ...] Name of sub voce authors, [Catalogue(s)]

3) Pāṇḍuraṅgā (पाण्डुरङ्गा):—[=pāṇḍu-raṅgā] [from pāṇḍu-raṅga > pāṇḍu] f. Name of a goddess (?), [ib.]

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Pāṇḍurāṅga (पाण्डुराङ्ग) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Paṃḍuraṃga.

[Sanskrit to German]

Panduranga in German

context information

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.

Discover the meaning of panduranga in the context of Sanskrit from relevant books on Exotic India

Prakrit-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Panduranga in Prakrit glossary
Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary

Paṃḍuraṃga (पंडुरंग) in the Prakrit language is related to the Sanskrit word: Pāṇḍurāṅga.

context information

Prakrit is an ancient language closely associated with both Pali and Sanskrit. Jain literature is often composed in this language or sub-dialects, such as the Agamas and their commentaries which are written in Ardhamagadhi and Maharashtri Prakrit. The earliest extant texts can be dated to as early as the 4th century BCE although core portions might be older.

Discover the meaning of panduranga in the context of Prakrit from relevant books on Exotic India

Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Panduranga in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Pāṃḍuraṃga (ಪಾಂಡುರಂಗ):—

1) [noun] a man of white complexion.

2) [noun] Śiva.

--- OR ---

Pāṃḍuraṃga (ಪಾಂಡುರಂಗ):—[noun] a form of the Viṣṇu; also known as Pāṇḍuraṃga Viṭṭhala, the most loved deity of many Haridāsas of Karnāṭaka.

context information

Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

Discover the meaning of panduranga in the context of Kannada from relevant books on Exotic India

See also (Relevant definitions)

Relevant text

Related products

Let's grow together!

I humbly request your help to keep doing what I do best: provide the world with unbiased sources, definitions and images. Your donation direclty influences the quality and quantity of knowledge, wisdom and spiritual insight the world is exposed to.

Let's make the world a better place together!

Like what you read? Consider supporting this website: