Sarvakamika, Sārvakāmika, Sarvakāmika, Sarva-kamika: 9 definitions


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In Hinduism

Vastushastra (architecture)

Source: OpenEdition books: Architectural terms contained in Ajitāgama and Rauravāgama

Sārvakāmika (सार्वकामिक) refers to “- 1. n. of a type of prāsāda (Aj) § 4.12. - 2. n. of a method of calculating the height of prāsāda (Rau) § 4.5.”.—(For paragraphs cf. Les enseignements architecturaux de l'Ajitāgama et du Rauravāgama by Bruno Dagens)

Source: Brill: Śaivism and the Tantric Traditions (architecture)

Sarvakāmika (सर्वकामिक) refers to “(that which fulfills) every desire” which is specified as the consequence of a doorway (dvāraphala) at Māhendra (one of the peripheral padas of the 9 by 9 deity map), according to the Devyāmata (chapter 105).—Accordingly, [while describing the consequences of a doorway]—“[...] The fourth one, named Māhendra, fulfills every desire for the householder (sarvakāmikamāhendrākhyaṃś caturthaṃ tu gṛhiṇāṃ sarvakāmikam). The fourth one in the house facing south, Gṛhakṣata, increases food, drink and sons for householders. The sixth one, called Gandhārva, brings glory, pleasures and contentment. [...]

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Vastushastra (वास्तुशास्त्र, vāstuśāstra) refers to the ancient Indian science (shastra) of architecture (vastu), dealing with topics such architecture, sculpture, town-building, fort building and various other constructions. Vastu also deals with the philosophy of the architectural relation with the cosmic universe.

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

Sārvakāmika (सार्वकामिक).—a. (- f.) Satisfying every desire, granting all wishes; तीर्थमस्ति न भवार्णवबाह्यं सार्वकामिकमृते भवतस्तत् (tīrthamasti na bhavārṇavabāhyaṃ sārvakāmikamṛte bhavatastat) Kirātārjunīya 18.25.

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Sarvakāmika (सर्वकामिक).—a.

1) fulfilling all wishes.

2) obtaining all one's desires.

Sarvakāmika is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms sarva and kāmika (कामिक).

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

Sārvakāmika (सार्वकामिक) or Sārvvakāmika.—f. (-kī) Satisfying every wish.

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

Sārvakāmika (सार्वकामिक).—i. e. sarva -kāma + ika, adj. Satisfying every wish, [Kirātārjunīya] 18, 25.

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

Sarvakāmika (सर्वकामिक).—[adjective] fulfilling all wishes or having all wishes fulfilled.

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Sārvakāmika (सार्वकामिक).—[feminine] ī granting all wishes.

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

1) Sarvakāmika (सर्वकामिक):—[=sarva-kāmika] [from sarva] mfn. fulfilling all wishes, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

2) [v.s. ...] obtaining all one’s desires, [Mahābhārata]

3) Sārvakāmika (सार्वकामिक):—[=sārva-kāmika] [from sārva] mf(ī)n. (fr: idem) fulfilling all desires, gratifying every wish, [Gṛhya-sūtra and śrauta-sūtra; Mahābhārata etc.]

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

1) Sarvakāmika (सर्वकामिक):—[sarva-kāmika] (kaḥ-kā-kaṃ) a. Idem.

2) Sārvakāmika (सार्वकामिक):—[(kaḥ-kā-kaṃ) a.] Satisfying every wish.

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Sarvakamika 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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