Pidhaya, Pidhāya: 2 definitions
Pidhaya means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali. 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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Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
pidhāya : (abs. of pidahati) having shut; having closed; having covered.
Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Pidhāya (पिधाय):—[=pi-dhāya] [from pi-dhātavya > pi-dhā] ind. having covered, [Amaru-śataka]
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.
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Sri Bhakti-rasamrta-sindhu (by Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī)
Brihad Bhagavatamrita (commentary) (by Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Nārāyana Gosvāmī Mahārāja)
Verse 2.4.254 < [Chapter 4 - Vaikuṇṭha (the spiritual world)]
Verse 1.3.10 < [Chapter 3 - Prapañcātīta (beyond the Material Plane)]
Verse 2.4.24 < [Chapter 4 - Vaikuṇṭha (the spiritual world)]
Shri Gaudiya Kanthahara (by Srila Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati)