Vaishravanavasa, Vaiśravaṇāvāsa, Vaishravana-avasa: 5 definitions


Vaishravanavasa 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 Vaiśravaṇāvāsa can be transliterated into English as Vaisravanavasa or Vaishravanavasa, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[«previous next»] — Vaishravanavasa in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Vaiśravaṇāvāsa (वैश्रवणावास).—

1) the abode of Kubera.

2) the fig-tree.

Derivable forms: vaiśravaṇāvāsaḥ (वैश्रवणावासः).

Vaiśravaṇāvāsa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms vaiśravaṇa and āvāsa (आवास). See also (synonyms): vaiśravaṇālaya.

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

Vaiśravaṇāvāsa (वैश्रवणावास).—m.

(-saḥ) The Indian-fig tree. E. vaiśravaṇa Kuvera, āvāsa abode.

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

Vaiśravaṇāvāsa (वैश्रवणावास):—[from vaiśravaṇa] m. ‘Kubera’s glory’, the Indian fig-tree, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Vaiśravaṇāvāsa (वैश्रवणावास):—[vaiśravaṇā+vāsa] (saḥ) 1. m. Idem.

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Vaishravanavasa in German

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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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