Siddhida, aka: Siddhidā, Siddhi-da; 2 Definition(s)

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In Hinduism

Shaivism (Shaiva philosophy)

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Siddhidā (सिद्धिदा):—Another name for Kṛṣṇā, the Sanskrit name for one of the twenty-four goddesses of the Sūryamaṇḍala, according to the tantric sources called the Śrīmatottara-tantra and the kubjikāmata-tantra.

Source: Wisdom Library: Kubjikāmata-tantra
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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.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

Siddhida in Sanskrit glossary... « previous · [S] · next »

Siddhida (सिद्धिद).—a.

1) granting success or supreme felicity.

2) giving the eight superhuman faculties; हृदि विनिहितरूपः सिद्धिदस्तद्विदां यः (hṛdi vinihitarūpaḥ siddhidastadvidāṃ yaḥ) Māl.5.1.

-daḥ an epithet of Śiva.

Siddhida is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms siddhi and da (द).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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. 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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