Shriman, Śrīman, Śrīmān, Śrimān: 7 definitions
Shriman means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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 terms Śrīman and Śrīmān and Śrimān can be transliterated into English as Sriman or Shriman, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Shaivism (Shaiva philosophy)Source: Manblunder: Sri Rudram 2.1-2
Śrīman (श्रीमन्) is a word that conveys highest respect.
Shaiva (शैव, śaiva) or Shaivism (śaivism) represents a tradition of Hinduism worshiping Shiva as the supreme being. Closely related to Shaktism, Shaiva literature includes a range of scriptures, including Tantras, while the root of this tradition may be traced back to the ancient Vedas.
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: archive.org: Puranic Encyclopedia
Śrīmān (श्रीमान्).—Son of Nimi, who was the son of Dattātreya.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
1) Śrīmān (श्रीमान्).—The most celebrated among the Nīpas.*
- * Matsya-purāṇa 49. 53.
2) Śrimān (श्रिमान्).—A son of Āpa, the Vasava.*
- * Matsya-purāṇa 203. 6.
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.
Ayurveda (science of life)Source: Shodhganga: Portrayal of Animal Kingdom (Tiryaks) in Epics An Analytical study
Śrīmān (श्रीमान्) (lit. “one who is charming”) is a synonym (another name) for the Parrot (Śuka), according to scientific texts such as the Mṛgapakṣiśāstra (Mriga-pakshi-shastra) or “the ancient Indian science of animals and birds” by Hamsadeva, containing the varieties and descriptions of the animals and birds seen in the Sanskrit Epics such as the Ramayana and Mahabharata.
Āyurveda (आयुर्वेद, ayurveda) is a branch of Indian science dealing with medicine, herbalism, taxology, anatomy, surgery, alchemy and related topics. Traditional practice of Āyurveda in ancient India dates back to at least the first millenium BC. Literature is commonly written in Sanskrit using various poetic metres.
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
śrīmān (श्रीमान्).—a (S) Prosperous, fortunate, successful, thriving, opulent.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
śrīmān (श्रीमान्).—a Prosperous, fortunate.
Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
Śrīmān (ಶ್ರೀಮಾನ್):—[noun] = ಶ್ರೀಯುತ [shriyuta]2.
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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Brihad Bhagavatamrita (commentary) (by Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Nārāyana Gosvāmī Mahārāja)
Verse 1.5.18 < [Chapter 5 - Priya (the beloved devotees)]
Verse 1.6.57 < [Chapter 6 - Priyatama (the most beloved devotees)]
Verse 2.2.32 < [Chapter 2 - Jñāna (knowledge)]
Chaitanya Bhagavata (by Bhumipati Dāsa)
Verse 1.9.154 < [Chapter 9 - Nityānanda’s Childhood Pastimes and Travels to Holy Places]
Verse 1.13.177 < [Chapter 13 - Defeating Digvijayī]
Introduction to chapter 24 < [Chapter 24 - The Lord Displays His Universal Form to Advaita]
Ramakotiswara Rau: A Missionary < [July 1970]
Sri Ramanuja and Divya Prabandham < [October – December, 1995]
Saint Thyagaraja's Pancha Ratna Kritis < [October - December 1972]
Bhajana-Rahasya (by Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakura Mahasaya)
Text 2 < [Chapter 1 - Prathama-yāma-sādhana (Niśānta-bhajana–śraddhā)]
Text 10 < [Chapter 8 - Aṣṭama-yāma-sādhana (Rātri-līlā–prema-bhajana sambhoga)]
Garga Samhita (English) (by Danavir Goswami)
Verse 2.22.10 < [Chapter 22 - The Rāsa-dance Pastime]
Verse 3.10.14 < [Chapter 10 - The Glory of Śrī Girirāja]
Verses 4.15.16-17 < [Chapter 15 - The Story of the Women of Barhiṣmatī-pura, the Apsarās, and the Women of Sutala and Nāgendra]
Narayaniya (Narayaneeyam) (by Vishwa Adluri)