Vajrasvastika, aka: Vajra-svastika; 1 Definition(s)
Vajrasvastika means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. Check out some of the following descriptions and leave a comment if you want to add your own contribution to this article.
Vajrasvastika (वज्रस्वस्तिक):—The Sanskrit name for a classification of a ‘temple’, according to the Agnipurāṇa, featuring a list of 45 temple types. It is listed under the group named Triviṣṭapa, featuring octagonal-shaped temples. This list represents the classification of temples in North-India.Source: Wisdom Library: Vāstu-śāstra
about this context:
Vāstuśāstra (वास्तुशास्त्र, vastu-shastra) refers to the knowledge of architecture. It is a branch of ancient Indian science dealing with topics such architecture, construction, sculpture and their relation with the cosmic universe.
Search found 156 related definition(s) that might help you understand this better. Below you will find the 15 most relevant articles:
Vajra (वज्र).—One of the twelve elements of the ‘progression segment’ (pratimukhasandhi);—(Desc...
Svastika (स्वस्तिक).—One of the eight providential symbols, or, aṣṭamaṅgala.—Svastika at t...
On the day Murukan was born, Intiran became his enemy and tried to destroy him with his Vacc...
Vajrabandha (वज्रबन्ध).—A type of adhiṣṭhāna (‘pedestal’);—Mānasāra ...
Vajrābhra variety when heated strongly on fire never develops any vikṛti (change in shape an...
Svastikaliṅga (स्वस्तिकलिङ्ग) is a Sanskrit word referring to one of the classes of mānuṣali...
Muṣṭikasvastika (मुष्टिकस्वस्तिक).—A type of gesture (āṅgika) made with dance-hands (n...
Pṛṣṭhasvastika (पृष्ठस्वस्तिक).—One of the 108 karaṇas (minor dance movement) mentione...
Suptordhvapādavajrāsana (सुप्तोर्ध्वपादवज्रासन, “supine upwards-leg thunderbolt postur...
Svastikāsana (स्वस्तिकासन, “svastiaka posture”) is a Sanskrit word referring to ...
Vakṣaḥsvastika (वक्षःस्वस्तिक).—One of the 108 karaṇas (minor dance movement) mentione...
Suptavajrāsana (सुप्तवज्रासन, “supine thunderbolt posture”) is a Sanskrit word r...
Diksvastika (दिक्स्वस्तिक).—One of the 108 karaṇas (minor dance movement) mentioned in...
One of the saṃyutta-hastāni (Twenty-four combined Hands).—Kartarī-svastika (crossed ar...
Ardhasvastika (अर्धस्वस्तिक).—One of the 108 karaṇas (minor dance movement) mentioned ...
Search found 267 books containing Vajrasvastika or Vajra-svastika. You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the 20 most relevant articles:
- · A Blessed Pilgrimage > The Padmasambhava Cave
- · The Great Chariot > ... > Introduction
- · Brihad Bhagavatamrita > ... > Verse 2.6.229
- · The Great Chariot > ... > Meditating in the Manner of being born from a womb
- · Brihad Bhagavatamrita > ... > Verse 1.6.65
- · The Mirror of Gesture (abhinaya-darpana) > Twenty-four Combined Hands
- · The Great Chariot > ... > 1d.3) The particulars of the Sangha jewel
- · The Great Chariot > ... > A. Having resolved the view, we should meditate
- · The Vishnu Purana > ... > The Taking of Parijata
- · The Great Chariot > ... > What these individually maintain
- · The Mirror of Gesture (abhinaya-darpana) > Twenty-six Combined Hands
- · The Great Chariot > ... > Resting free from partiality like the sky
- · The Great Chariot > ... > The divisions of the three inner tantras
- · A Blessed Pilgrimage > The Site Of Shakyamunis Austerities
- · The Great Chariot > ... > Resting in apparent objects as unobstructed
- · The Great Chariot > ... > Resting in the clear luminosity of primordial liberation
- · The Great Chariot > ... > The process of meditation in the developing stage and completion stage
- · The Mahabharata - Third Book > ... > Section CI
- · The Great Chariot > ... > The explanation of self appearance and other-appearance
- · The gods of northern Buddhism > Forms Of Vajrapani
» Click here to see all 267 search results in a detailed overview.
- Was this explanation helpufll? Leave a comment:
Make this page a better place for research and define the term yourself in your own words.