Stavana; 3 Definition(s)
Stavana 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.
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stavana (स्तवन).—n (S) Praising, lauding, celebrating, extolling.(Source): DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
stavana (स्तवन).—n Praising, lauding, extolling.(Source): DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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.
1) Praising, praise.
2) A hymn.
Derivable forms: stavanam (स्तवनम्).(Source): DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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saprēma (सप्रेम).—a Having love, affection.
stavaṇēṃ (स्तवणें).—v t Praise, laud, glorify.
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Brihad Bhagavatamrita (by Śrīla Sanātana Gosvāmī)
Verse 2.7.68-69 < [Chapter 7 - Jagad-ānanda: The Bliss of the Worlds]
Verse 2.4.61 < [Chapter 4 - Vaikuṇṭha: The Spiritual Kingdom]
Verse 1.4.76 < [Chapter 4 - Bhakta: The Devotee]
Shri Gaudiya Kanthahara (by Srila Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati)
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