Sarvajnana, Sarvajñāna, Sarva-jnana: 2 definitions
Sarvajnana 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 dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Sarvajñāna (सर्वज्ञान):—[=sarva-jñāna] [from sarva] n. ‘all-knowledge’, Name of a Tantra [work]
2) [v.s. ...] m. Name of a deity, [Buddhist literature]
[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
1) adj. Alles kennend. —
2) m. Nomen proprium eines Gottes [TĀRAN. 294.] —
3) n. Name eines Tantra [Oxforder Handschriften 109], a, [1 v. u.] jñānottama n. desgl. 12.
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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Shrimad Bhagavad-gita (by Narayana Gosvami)
Verse 3.32 < [Chapter 3 - Karma-yoga (Yoga through the Path of Action)]
Mahayana Buddhism and Early Advaita Vedanta (Study) (by Asokan N.)
Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
3. Prajñā of the Buddhas and Bodhisattvas < [Part 2 - Prajñā and the prajñās]
Part 3 - The recollections according to the Mahāyāna < [Chapter XXXVI - The eight recollections (anusmṛti or anussati)]
Part 6 - Why is the Buddha called Sugata < [Chapter IV - Explanation of the Word Bhagavat]
Chapter XXXVI - On Bodhisattva Lion's Roar (d) < [Section Seven]
Chapter II - On Cunda < [Section One]
Bodhisattvacharyavatara (by Andreas Kretschmar)
A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 4 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)