Sharngadhara, Śārṅgadhara, Sharnga-dhara: 7 definitions

Introduction

Introduction:

Sharngadhara 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.

The Sanskrit term Śārṅgadhara can be transliterated into English as Sarngadhara or Sharngadhara, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

[«previous next»] — Sharngadhara in Purana glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index

Śārṅgadhara (शार्ङ्गधर).—Viṣṇu, lived in Mekhalā in Meghakara tīrtham.*

  • * Matsya-purāṇa 22. 41.
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The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.

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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

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

Śārṅgadhara (शार्ङ्गधर).—m. epithets of Viṣṇu.

Derivable forms: śārṅgadharaḥ (शार्ङ्गधरः).

Śārṅgadhara is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śārṅga and dhara (धर). See also (synonyms): śārṅgapāṇi, śārṅgabhṛt.

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

Śārṅgadhara (शार्ङ्गधर).—[masculine] the same; [Name] of an author, paddhati [feminine] his work.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum

1) Śārṅgadhara (शार्ङ्गधर) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—Chandomālā.

2) Śārṅgadhara (शार्ङ्गधर):—son of Dāmodara, grandson of Rāghavadeva, nephew of Gopāla and Devadāsa, elder brother of Lakṣmīdhara and Kṛṣṇa: Śārṅgadharapaddhati. Śārṅgadharasaṃhitā med.

3) Śārṅgadhara (शार्ङ्गधर):—son of Devarāja, pupil of Vaikuṇṭhāśrama: Vaidyavallabha or Triśatī.

4) Śārṅgadhara (शार्ङ्गधर):—Prastāvadīpikā.

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

Śārṅgadhara (शार्ङ्गधर):—[=śārṅga-dhara] [from śārṅga] m. (also with śeṣa and miśra) Name of various authors

[Sanskrit to German]

Sharngadhara 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»] — Sharngadhara in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Śārṅgadhara (ಶಾರ್ಙ್ಗಧರ):—[noun] Viṣṇu, who holds the bow śarŋga.

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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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