Sambhutavijaya, Sambhūtavijaya: 5 definitions


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In Hinduism

Kavya (poetry)

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Source: OpenEdition books: Vividhatīrthakalpaḥ (Kāvya)

Sambhūtavijaya (सम्भूतविजय) is the name of a teacher, as mentioned in the Vividhatīrthakalpa by Jinaprabhasūri (13th century A.D.): an ancient text devoted to various Jaina holy places (tīrthas).—Accordingly, “At the same time as two other monks, Sthūlabhadra went to ask his Master Sambhūtavijaya for his consent to the austerity he wishes to undertake. While he obtains to stay with the courtesan Kośā, his former lover, the two other disciples remain, one in a lion cave, the other on a wheel. [...]”.

Cf. Āvasyakaniryukti (Haribhadra commentary) b.6-b.6; Paris. VIII. v. 109-169; Leumann 1934 p. 27.33-60.

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Kavya (काव्य, kavya) refers to Sanskrit poetry, a popular ancient Indian tradition of literature. There have been many Sanskrit poets over the ages, hailing from ancient India and beyond. This topic includes mahakavya, or ‘epic poetry’ and natya, or ‘dramatic poetry’.

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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Sambhutavijaya in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Sambhūtavijaya (सम्भूतविजय).—m.

(-yaḥ) A sacred person peculiar to the Jainas.

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

Sambhūtavijaya (सम्भूतविजय):—[=sam-bhūta-vijaya] [from sam-bhūta > sam-bhū] m. (= ti-vijaya), [Hemacandra’s Pariśiṣṭaparvan]

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

Sambhūtavijaya (सम्भूतविजय):—[sambhūta-vijaya] (yaḥ) 1. m. Sacred person of the Jainas.

[Sanskrit to German]

Sambhutavijaya 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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