Vaksiddhi, Vāksiddhi: 2 definitions

Introduction

Introduction:

Vaksiddhi 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.

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

[«previous next»] — Vaksiddhi in Purana glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index

Vāksiddhi (वाक्सिद्धि).—A yoga siddhi.*

  • * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa IV. 36. 53.
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context information

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.

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Vaksiddhi in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

vāksiddhi (वाक्सिद्धि).—f S One of the siddhi or superhuman faculties,--that which moulds events into conformity with one's words; the faculty of conforming events into verification of one's prediction or declaration.

context information

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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