Tridhaman, Tridhāman, Tri-dhaman: 5 definitions
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Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) Name of Viṣṇu.
2) of Vyāsa;
3) of Śiva.
4) of Agni.
5) death. -n. the heaven; हंसो हंसेन यानेन त्रिधाम परमं ययौ (haṃso haṃsena yānena tridhāma paramaṃ yayau) Bhāg.3.24.2.
Tridhāman is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms tri and dhāman (धामन्).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Tridhāman (त्रिधामन्).—mfn. (-mā-mā-ma) Having three residences, &c. m.
(-mā) 1. A name of Vishnu. 2. An appellation of Siva. 3. Agni or fire. 4. Death. E. tri three (worlds,) and dhāman abode.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Tridhāman (त्रिधामन्).—I. adj. referring to the three worlds, Mahābhārata 13, 7376. Ii. m. a name of Viṣṇu, Mahābhārata 12, 1508.
Tridhāman is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms tri and dhāman (धामन्).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Tridhāman (त्रिधामन्).—1. [adjective] = [preceding] adj.; [masculine] [Epithet] of Viṣṇu & Brahman.
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Tridhāman (त्रिधामन्).—2. [neuter] = tridiva.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Tridhāman (त्रिधामन्):—[=tri-dhāman] [from tri] n. = -diva, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa iii, 24, 20]
2) [v.s. ...] mfn. shining in the 3 worlds, 8, 31 [Viṣṇu-purāṇa ii, 8, 54] (‘triple-gloried’)
3) [v.s. ...] tripartite, [Mahābhārata xiii]
4) [v.s. ...] m. Viṣṇu, [xii; Harivaṃśa; Rāmāyaṇa vii; Bhāgavata-purāṇa vi]
5) [v.s. ...] Brahmā, [Rāmāyaṇa vii, 36, 7]
6) [v.s. ...] Śiva, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.] : fire, Agni, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
7) [v.s. ...] death, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
8) [v.s. ...] Name of the Vyāsa (= Viṣṇu) of the 10th Dvāpara, [Viṣṇu-purāṇa iii, 3, 13; Vāyu-purāṇa i, 23, 136]
9) [v.s. ...] [Devī-bhāgavata-purāṇa i, 3; Kūrma-purāṇa i, 52, 4.]
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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The Brahmanda Purana (by G.V. Tagare)
Chapter 4 - Re-creation of the Cosmic Egg < [Section 4a - Upasaṃhāra-pāda]
Chapter 35 - The legend of Yājñavalkya’s receiving the Veda from the Sun-God < [Section 2 - Anuṣaṅga-pāda]
The Vishnu Purana (by Horace Hayman Wilson)
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 27 - The Birth of Kumāra Kārttikeya < [Section 1 - Kedāra-khaṇḍa]
Chapter 40 - The Birth of Mahākāla: The Arrangement of Four Yugas < [Section 2 - Kaumārikā-khaṇḍa]