Vadarayana, Vādarāyaṇa: 3 definitions
Vadarayana 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.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Vādarāyaṇa (वादरायण).—See बादरायण (bādarāyaṇa).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Vādarāyaṇa (वादरायण) or Bādarāyaṇa.—m.
(-ṇaḥ) An epithet of Vyasa, as the author of the Vedanta Sutra. E. badara, phak aff. of descent.
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(-ṇaḥ) A name of Vyasa, the compiler of the Vedas, and reputed author of the Puranas, &c. E. vādara a place of pilgrimage ayana going, aff. aṇ; also written with an initial ba, bādarāyaṇa .Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Vādarāyaṇa (वादरायण):—[vādarā+yaṇa] (ṇaḥ) 1. m. Vyāsa.
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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