Shivadharmaja, Śivadharmaja, Shiva-dharmaja: 1 definition



Shivadharmaja 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 Śivadharmaja can be transliterated into English as Sivadharmaja or Shivadharmaja, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Śivadharmaja (शिवधर्मज).—the planet Mars; cf. पुरा दक्षविनाशाय कुपितस्य त्रिशूलिनः । अपतद् भीमवक्त्रस्य स्वेदबिन्दु- र्ललाटजः ॥ शान्तिप्रदानात् सर्वेषां ग्रहाणां प्रथमो भव । अङ्गारक इति ख्यातिं गमिष्यसि धरात्मज (purā dakṣavināśāya kupitasya triśūlinaḥ | apatad bhīmavaktrasya svedabindu- rlalāṭajaḥ || śāntipradānāt sarveṣāṃ grahāṇāṃ prathamo bhava | aṅgāraka iti khyātiṃ gamiṣyasi dharātmaja) || Matsya P.

Derivable forms: śivadharmajaḥ (शिवधर्मजः).

Śivadharmaja is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śiva and dharmaja (धर्मज).

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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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