Vairina, Vairiṇā: 3 definitions
Vairina 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.
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)
Vairiṇā (वैरिणा).—The daughter of Dakṣa so-called.*
- * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa I. 1. 112.
The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.
Languages of India and abroad
1) Vairiṇa (वैरिण):—[from vaira] 1. vairiṇa mfn. ([from] vīraṇa, Andropogon Muricatus), [Ṛg-veda i, 191, 3.]
2) [v.s. ...] 2. vairiṇa n. enmity (in nir-v), [Tattvasamāsa]
[Sanskrit to German]
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Ends with: Lauhavairiṇa, Nirvairina, Suravairina.
Full-text: Sapatnaka, Tathavadin, Vairin, Abhimatishah, Virina, Upasev, Sahaya, Sanga, Vishvasa, Ca, Abhimanin.
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Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)
Verse 4.133 < [Section XIV - Other Duties]
Verse 8.64 < [Section XII (A) - Evidence]
Rig Veda (translation and commentary) (by H. H. Wilson)
Rig Veda 1.191.3 < [Sukta 191]
Bhakti-rasamrta-sindhu (by Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī)
Verse 4.8.53 < [Part 8 - Compatible & Incompatible Mellows (maitrī-vaira-sthiti)]
Shrimad Bhagavad-gita (by Narayana Gosvami)
Verse 3.39 < [Chapter 3 - Karma-yoga (Yoga through the Path of Action)]
Verse 3.37 < [Chapter 3 - Karma-yoga (Yoga through the Path of Action)]
Brihad Bhagavatamrita (commentary) (by Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Nārāyana Gosvāmī Mahārāja)
Verse 1.5.43 < [Chapter 5 - Priya (the beloved devotees)]
The Markandeya Purana (by Frederick Eden Pargiter)