Paramapada, Parama-pada: 2 definitions
Paramapada 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.
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Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) the best position, highest rank.
2) final beatitude; विष्णोः पदे परमे मध्व उत्सः (viṣṇoḥ pade parame madhva utsaḥ) Rv.1.154.5.
Derivable forms: paramapadam (परमपदम्).
Paramapada is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms parama and pada (पद).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-daṃ) 1. Eminence, high station. 2. Final felicity E. parama, and pada station.
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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Starts with: Paramapadatmavat.
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Bhajana-Rahasya (by Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakura Mahasaya)
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