Suraloka, Sura-loka, Suralōka: 8 definitions

Introduction

Introduction:

Suraloka 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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Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

suralōka (सुरलोक).—m (S) The heaven or residence of the gods. The word is much the same with svarga.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

suralōka (सुरलोक).—m The heaven or residence of the gods.

context information

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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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Suraloka (सुरलोक).—heaven. °सुन्दरी (sundarī)

1) a celestial woman.

2) Name of Durgā.

Derivable forms: suralokaḥ (सुरलोकः).

Suraloka is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms sura and loka (लोक).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Suraloka (सुरलोक).—m.

(-kaḥ) Swarga, the heaven of Indra and residence of the celestials. E. sura a deity, and loka world.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Suraloka (सुरलोक).—[masculine] the world of the gods, heaven.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Suraloka (सुरलोक):—[=sura-loka] [from sura > sur] m. the gods' world, heaven (-nātha m. [plural]), [Rāmāyaṇa; Bhāgavata-purāṇa] etc.

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Suraloka (सुरलोक):—m. die Götterwelt, der Himmel [Amarakoṣa 1, 1, 1, 1.] [Rāmāyaṇa 1, 36, 22.] [Rāmāyaṇa] [Gorresio 2, 110, 23.] [Spr. (II) 2282.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 7, 10, 12. 8, 8, 6.] rājya n. die Herrschaft über d. G. [Spr. (II) 5302.]

context information

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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