Savrida, Savrīḍa: 7 definitions


Savrida 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.

In Hinduism

Shaktism (Shakta philosophy)

Source: Google Books: Manthanabhairavatantram

Savrīḍa (सव्रीड) refers to “embarrassment”, according to the second recension of the Yogakhaṇḍa of the Manthānabhairavatantra, a vast sprawling work that belongs to a corpus of Tantric texts concerned with the worship of the goddess Kubjikā.—Accordingly, “[...] Having split apart the Meruliṅga and come forth, she moves mountains. She came forth within the heart, her radiant energy extremely intense and very hard to bear. Bhairava was pierced then by an intense descent of the energy (of grace). Penetrated by (that) divine energy, the god rolled around on the ground. In this way, when he regained consciousness, Bhairava felt embarrassed [i.e., savrīḍa]. Similarly, when the goddess with a crooked face regained consciousness, she too was embarrassed”.

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Shakta (शाक्त, śākta) or Shaktism (śāktism) represents a tradition of Hinduism where the Goddess (Devi) is revered and worshipped. Shakta literature includes a range of scriptures, including various Agamas and Tantras, although its roots may be traced back to the Vedas.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Savrīḍa (सव्रीड).—a.

1) Bashful.

2) Ashamed.

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

Savrīḍa (सव्रीड).—mfn.

(-ḍaḥ-ḍā-ḍaṃ) Modest, ashamed. E. sa with, vrīḍā shame.

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

Savrīḍa (सव्रीड).—adj., f. ḍā, 1. ashamed, Chr. 61, 42. 2. bashful, Chr. 5, 4; [Vikramorvaśī, (ed. Bollensen.)] 10, 12. 3. modest. ºḍam, adv. 1. with shame, ashamed, [Pañcatantra] 208, 13. 2. bashfully, [Vikramorvaśī, (ed. Bollensen.)] 28, 14.

Savrīḍa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms sa and vrīḍa (व्रीड).

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

Savrīḍa (सव्रीड).—[adjective] ashamed, bashful; [neuter] [adverb]

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

Savrīḍa (सव्रीड):—[=sa-vrīḍa] [from sa > sa-vaṃśā] mfn. feeling shame, bashful, modest (am ind.), [Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature etc.]

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

Savrīḍa (सव्रीड):—[sa-vrīḍa] (ḍaḥ-ḍā-ḍaṃ) a. Modest.

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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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