Vallava: 5 definitions
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India history and geogprahySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary
Vallava.—(IE 8-3; 27; LL), official designation; officer in charge of the king's cattle; same as Sanskrit Vallabha, a herdsman. Note: vallava is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.
The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.
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Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Vallava (वल्लव).—(-vī f.) See बल्लव (ballava). A cowherd; विश्रम्भस्तु न गन्तव्यो वल्लवानामिति स्मरे (viśrambhastu na gantavyo vallavānāmiti smare) Mb.3.239.6. (v. l.); पश्यन्- कृतार्थैरपि वल्लवीजनः (paśyan- kṛtārthairapi vallavījanaḥ) Śi.12.39 (v. l.).
Derivable forms: vallavaḥ (वल्लवः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-vaḥ) 1. A cook. 2. A herdsman. 3. A name of Bhimasena. f. (-vī) A cowherdess. E. valla covering, and va aff.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Vallava (वल्लव).—I. m. 1. A cook. 2. A herdsman, [Nalodya, (ed. Benary.)] 1, 2. 3. A name of Bhīmasena. Ii. f. vī, A cowherdess, [Kirātārjunīya] 4, 17.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Vallava (वल्लव):—[from vall] See ballava.
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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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Sri Bhakti-rasamrta-sindhu (by Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī)
Verse 3.4.75 < [Part 4 - Parenthood (vātsalya-rasa)]
Verse 3.4.57 < [Part 4 - Parenthood (vātsalya-rasa)]
Verse 2.4.52 < [Part 4 - Transient Ecstatic Disturbances (vyābhicāri-bhāva)]
The Mahabharata (English) (by Kisari Mohan Ganguli)
Section XIX < [Kicaka-badha Parva]
Section VIII < [Pandava-Pravesa Parva]
Section IX < [Jambukhanda Nirmana Parva]
The Religion and Philosophy of Tevaram (Thevaram) (by M. A. Dorai Rangaswamy)
Chapter 27 - Thirupandikodumudi or Tiruppantikkotumuti (Hymn 36) < [Volume 3.3 - Pilgrim’s progress: to Chola (later?)]
Śrī Kṛṣṇa-karṇāmṛtam (by Śrīla Bilvamaṅgala Ṭhākura)