Utthanaikadashi, Utthānaikādaśī, Utthana-ekadashi: 6 definitions



Utthanaikadashi 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.

The Sanskrit term Utthānaikādaśī can be transliterated into English as Utthanaikadasi or Utthanaikadashi, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Utthānaikādaśī (उत्थानैकादशी).—the eleventh day in the light fortnight of Kārttika when Viṣṇu rises from his four month's sleep (also called prabodhinī)

Utthānaikādaśī is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms utthāna and ekādaśī (एकादशी).

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

Utthānaikādaśī (उत्थानैकादशी).—f. (-śī) The eleventh lunation of the light half of Kartik or Agrahayana, when Vishnu rises from his sleep. E. utthāna rising, ekādaśī eleventh.

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

Utthānaikādaśī (उत्थानैकादशी):—[from ut-thāna > ut-thā] f. the eleventh day in the light or former half of the month Kārttikā (when Viṣṇu rises from his sleep).

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

Utthānaikādaśī (उत्थानैकादशी):—[utthānai+kādaśī] (śī) The 11th Lunation in Kārtik when Vishnu rises.

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

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

Utthānaikādaśī (उत्थानैकादशी):—(u + e) f. der 11te Tag in der ersten Hälfte des Monats Kārttika, an dem Viṣṇu von seinem 4monatlichen Schlaf aufsteht, [Asiatick Researches III, 265. fg.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Utthānaikādaśī (उत्थानैकादशी):—f. der 11te Tag in der lichten Hälfte des Kārttika.

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