Sharngadhara, Śārṅgadhara, Sharnga-dhara: 7 definitions
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 (?).
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Śārṅgadhara (शार्ङ्गधर).—Viṣṇu, lived in Mekhalā in Meghakara tīrtham.*
- * Matsya-purāṇa 22. 41.
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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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Śārṅgadhara (शार्ङ्गधर).—m. epithets of Viṣṇu.
Derivable forms: śārṅgadharaḥ (शार्ङ्गधरः).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
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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.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
Śārṅgadhara (ಶಾರ್ಙ್ಗಧರ):—[noun] Viṣṇu, who holds the bow śarŋga.
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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Full-text (+913): Sharngadharavrajya, Sharngadharapaddhati, Sharngadharasamhita, Sharngadhariya, Laghupaka, Drankshana, Karamadhya, Kricchronmila, Sharngadhanva, Suniruhana, Shukrakricchra, Sheshasharngadhara, Ratryandhya, Shaurana, Vastikundalika, Ghatakricchra, Surameha, Raktapradara, Sikatavartman, Shreyomaya.
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The history of Andhra country (1000 AD - 1500 AD) (by Yashoda Devi)
Part 2 - Sarngadhara I (A.D. 1150) < [Chapter XIV - The Yadavas]
Part 5 - Sarngadhara II (A.D. 1253-1267) < [Chapter XIV - The Yadavas]
Part 6 - Singadeva (A.D. 1268-1272) < [Chapter XIV - The Yadavas]
The Garuda Purana (by Manmatha Nath Dutt)
Chapter LXXXI - A brief description of holy pools and sanctuaries < [Agastya Samhita]
The Padma Purana (by N.A. Deshpande)
Chapter 59 - Pāpāṅkuśā Ekādaśī < [Section 6 - Uttara-Khaṇḍa (Concluding Section)]
Chapter 66 - Propitiation of Yama < [Section 6 - Uttara-Khaṇḍa (Concluding Section)]
Trishashti Shalaka Purusha Caritra (by Helen M. Johnson)
Part 13: Battle between Puruṣottama and Madhu < [Chapter IV - Anantanāthacaritra]
Part 1: Incarnation as Megharatha (introduction) < [Chapter IV - Tenth incarnation as Megharatha]
Part 6: Story of Sumati < [Chapter II - Sixth incarnation as Aparājita]
History of Indian Medicine (and Ayurveda) (by Shree Gulabkunverba Ayurvedic Society)
Chapter 4 - Text Books of Medicine < [Part 2-3 - Medical Institutions in Ancient India]
Chapter 6 - Method of Nomenclature < [Part 6 - The Science of the Triumvirate (Tridosha) Pathogenesis]
Chapter 1 - The history of Medicine in India (Introduction) < [Part 1 - The History of Medicine in India]
Jnaneshwari (Bhavartha Dipika) (by Ramchandra Keshav Bhagwat)