Rudravasa, Rudrāvāsa, Rudra-avasa: 7 definitions


Rudravasa 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 dictionary

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

Rudrāvāsa (रुद्रावास).—

1) 'the abode of Rudra', the mountain Kailāsa.

2) Name of Benares.

3) a cemetery; cf. पितृसद्मगोचरः (pitṛsadmagocaraḥ) Ku.5.77.

Derivable forms: rudrāvāsaḥ (रुद्रावासः).

Rudrāvāsa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms rudra and āvāsa (आवास).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Rudrāvāsa (रुद्रावास).—m.

(-saḥ) 1. Benares. 2. Mount Kailasa. 3. Cemetery.

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

1) Rudrāvāsa (रुद्रावास):—[from rudra > rud] m. R°’s abode id est. Kāśi or Benares, [Kāśī khaṇḍa, from the skanda-purāṇa]

2) [v.s. ...] the mountain Kailāsa, [Apte’s The Practical Sanskrit-English Dictionary]

3) [v.s. ...] a cemetery, [Apte’s The Practical Sanskrit-English Dictionary]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Rudrāvāsa (रुद्रावास):—[rudrā+vāsa] (saḥ) 1. m. Benares.

[Sanskrit to German]

Rudravasa in German

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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.

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Kannada-English dictionary

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

Rudravāsa (ರುದ್ರವಾಸ):—[noun] a kind of flute, a high-pitched wind instrument.

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

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