Shunyavadi, Śūnyavādi: 2 definitions



Shunyavadi 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 term Śūnyavādi can be transliterated into English as Sunyavadi or Shunyavadi, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Vaishnavism (Vaishava dharma)

Source: Pure Bhakti: Bhagavad-gita (4th edition)

Śūnyavādī (शून्यवादी) refers to “(1) Voidist (2) Follower of the teachings of Buddha”. (cf. Glossary page from Śrīmad-Bhagavad-Gītā).

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context information

Vaishnava (वैष्णव, vaiṣṇava) or vaishnavism (vaiṣṇavism) represents a tradition of Hinduism worshipping Vishnu as the supreme Lord. Similar to the Shaktism and Shaivism traditions, Vaishnavism also developed as an individual movement, famous for its exposition of the dashavatara (‘ten avatars of Vishnu’).

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General definition (in Hinduism)

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Source: Vaniquotes: Hinduism

1) Śūnyavādi means zero, voidist. 2) Śūnyavādī means whose ultimate goal is zero

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Shunyavadi in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

śūnyavādī (शून्यवादी).—m (S) One that maintains śūnyavāda.

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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.

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