Vighnajit: 3 definitions
Vighnajit 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.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Vighnajit (विघ्नजित्).—[masculine] [Epithet] of Ganeśa (lit. overcoming obstacles).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Vighnajit (विघ्नजित्):—[=vi-ghna-jit] [from vi-ghna > vi-ghana] m. ‘conqueror of obstacles’, Name of the god Gaṇeśa (this deity being supposed capable of either causing or removing difficulties and being therefore worshipped at the commencement of all undertakings), [Kathāsaritsāgara]
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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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The backdrop of the Srikanthacarita and the Mankhakosa (by Dhrubajit Sarma)
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 56 - Manifestation of the Māyā of Gaṇeśa < [Section 2 - Uttarārdha]
Chapter 57 - Manifestation of Dhuṇḍhi Vināyaka and Fifty-six Vināyakas < [Section 2 - Uttarārdha]