Unmanah, Unmanaḥ, Unmanas: 8 definitions

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Unmanah means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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.

In Hinduism

Shaivism (Shaiva philosophy)

Source: Wisdom Library: Kubjikāmata-tantra

Unmanaḥ (उन्मनः):—Third of the nine padas, or ‘fields of authority or qualification’ representing one of the nine groups of Dūtīs in the Dūtīchakra, according to the Kubjikāmata-tantra. The third group of Dūtīs is presided over by the Bhairava named Yogeśa.

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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 dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Unmanas (उन्मनस्).—a. [udbhrāntaṃ mano'sya]

1) Excited or disturbed in mind, perplexed, agitated, uneasy; उन्मनाः प्रथमजन्मचेष्टितान्यस्मरन्नपि बभूव राघवः (unmanāḥ prathamajanmaceṣṭitānyasmarannapi babhūva rāghavaḥ) R.11.22; Ki.14. 45.

2) Regretting, repining for a lost or departed friend.

3) Anxious, eager, impatient; गन्तुं पावकमुन्मनस्त- दभवत् (gantuṃ pāvakamunmanasta- dabhavat) Bh.2.75.

4) Proud (manasvin); मुदमायातु नितान्तमुन्मनाः (mudamāyātu nitāntamunmanāḥ) Śi.16.3 (where it also means "anxious").

See also (synonyms): unmanaska.

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

Unmanas (उन्मनस्).—mfn.

(-nāḥ-nāḥ-naḥ) Regretting, missing, sorrowing for a lost or departed friend, &c. E. ut up, upset, disturbed, and manas the mind.

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

Unmanas (उन्मनस्).—i. e. ud-manas, adj. 1. Desirous. 2. Agitated, [Raghuvaṃśa, (ed. Stenzler.)] 11, 22.

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Unmanas (उन्मनस्).—see s. v. unmanas, and adde, sorry, [Vikramorvaśī, (ed. Bollensen.)] 30, 10.

Unmanas is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms ud and manas (मनस्).

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

Unmanas (उन्मनस्).—[adjective] excited or disturbed in mind, agitated, restless; [abstract] skatā [feminine]

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

1) Unmanas (उन्मनस्):—[=un-manas] mfn. (ud-ma) excited or disturbed in mind, perplexed, [Pāṇini 5-2, 80; Raghuvaṃśa; Kathāsaritsāgara; Vikramorvaśī]

2) [v.s. ...] longing or wishing for, eagerly desirous, [Bhartṛhari; Śiśupāla-vadha]

3) [v.s. ...] m. (with Śāktas) one of the seven Ullāsas or mystical degrees.

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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 (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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