Vairagi, aka: Vairāgī; 3 Definition(s)
Vairagi 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.
General definition (in Hinduism)
Vairāgī (वैरागी).—A person in the renounced order of life.(Source): ISKCON Press: Glossary
Languages of India and abroad
vairāgī (वैरागी).—m (S) An ascetic or a devotee; one that has subdued his worldly desires and passions. The word is also applied to a class of religious mendicants.(Source): DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
vairāgī (वैरागी).—m An ascetic or a devotee.(Source): DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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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bairāgī (बैरागी).—m An individual of a class of mendicants.
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A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 4 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
Part 8 - The Philosophy of Baladeva Vidyābhūṣaṇa < [Chapter XXXIII - The Philosophy of Jiva Gosvāmī and Baladeva Vidyābhūṣaṇā]
Śrī Gauḍīya Kaṇṭhahāra (by Srila Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati)
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