Vimoha: 5 definitions
Vimoha 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.
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Vimoha (विमोह).—(Vimocana, Vāyu-purāṇa) the name of a hell. He who transgresses boundary limits goes to this as also thieves.*
- * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa IV. 2. 147 and 159; Vāyu-purāṇa 101. 146, 157.
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.
Ayurveda (science of life)Source: gurumukhi.ru: Ayurveda glossary of terms
Vimoha (विमोह):—Impairment of orientaiton
Āyurveda (आयुर्वेद, ayurveda) is a branch of Indian science dealing with medicine, herbalism, taxology, anatomy, surgery, alchemy and related topics. Traditional practice of Āyurveda in ancient India dates back to at least the first millenium BC. Literature is commonly written in Sanskrit using various poetic metres.
Languages of India and abroad
Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Vimoha (विमोह).—[masculine] confusion of the mind.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Vimoha (विमोह):—[=vi-moha] [from vi-muh] m. confusion of the mind, perplexity (also mati-v), [Kathāsaritsāgara; Bhāgavata-purāṇa]
2) [v.s. ...] a kind of hell, [Viṣṇu-purāṇa]
[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Vimoha (विमोह):—(von 1. muh mit vi) m. Verwirrung des Geistes: da [Kathāsaritsāgara 50, 39.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 2, 9, 9. 3, 27, 25. 7, 2, 37.] mahā [5, 5, 27.] mati [2, 7, 37.]
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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Yoga-sutras (Ancient and Modern Interpretations) (by Makarand Gopal Newalkar)
Concept of Mokṣa according to Viśiṣṭādvaita Darśana < [Introduction]
Brihad Bhagavatamrita (commentary) (by Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Nārāyana Gosvāmī Mahārāja)
Verse 1.3.44 < [Chapter 3 - Prapañcātīta (beyond the Material Plane)]
Verse 2.1.14 < [Chapter 1 - Vairāgya (renunciation)]
The Brahma Purana (by G. P. Bhatt)
The Brahmanda Purana (by G.V. Tagare)