Ramesha, Rāmeśa, Rama-isha: 6 definitions
Ramesha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Hindi. 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 Rāmeśa can be transliterated into English as Ramesa or Ramesha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Alternative spellings of this word include Ramesh.
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: archive.org: Shiva Purana - English Translation
Rāmeśa (रामेश) or Rāmeśvara refers to one of twelve Jyotirliṅgas, according to the Śivapurāṇa 1.22 while explaining the importance of the partaking of the Naivedya of Śiva. Rāmeśa is located on the island of Rameśvara.
The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.
Languages of India and abroad
Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Rameśa (रमेश).—[masculine] the same.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Rameśa (रमेश):—[from ramā > ram] ([Kāvya literature]) ([Purāṇa]) m. = = ramādhipa.
2) Rāmeśa (रामेश):—[from rāma] m. (with bhāratī) Name of an author, [ib.]
3) [v.s. ...] (with bhaṭṭa) of another man, [ib.]
4) [v.s. ...] n. Name of a Liṅga, [ib.]
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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.
Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
Rameśa (रमेश) [Also spelled ramesh]:—[[śvara]] (nm) Lord Vishnu.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Ramesha bharati.
Search found 3 books and stories containing Ramesha, Rāmeśa, Rama-isha, Rāma-īśa, Ramesa, Rama-isa, Rameśa; (plurals include: Rameshas, Rāmeśas, ishas, īśas, Ramesas, isas, Rameśas). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 112 - Greatness of Lakṣmaṇeśvara (Lakṣmaṇa-īśvara) < [Section 1 - Prabhāsa-kṣetra-māhātmya]
Chapter 113 - Greatness of Jānakīśvara (Jānakī-īśvara) < [Section 1 - Prabhāsa-kṣetra-māhātmya]
Chapter 230 - The Series of Tīrthas Enumerated < [Section 3 - Revā-khaṇḍa]
The Shiva Purana (by J. L. Shastri)
Chapter 1 - The greatness of Jyotirliṅgas and their Upaliṅgas < [Section 4 - Koṭirudra-Saṃhitā]
Chapter 22 - On the partaking of the Naivedya of Śiva and the greatness of Bilva < [Section 1 - Vidyeśvara-saṃhitā]
The Agni Purana (by N. Gangadharan)