Vimokshana, Vimōkṣaṇa, Vimokṣaṇa, Vimokṣaṇā: 9 definitions
Vimokshana 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.
The Sanskrit terms Vimōkṣaṇa and Vimokṣaṇa and Vimokṣaṇā can be transliterated into English as Vimoksana or Vimokshana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
vimōkṣaṇa (विमोक्षण).—n Liberating, setting at large.
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.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Vimokṣaṇa (विमोक्षण) or Vimokṣaṇā (विमोक्षणा).—
1) Liberating, releasing, setting free.
3) Quitting, leaving, abandoning.
4) Laying (as eggs).
Derivable forms: vimokṣaṇam (विमोक्षणम्).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-ṇaṃ-ṇā) Quitting, abandoning, resigning. E. vi before mokṣaṇa the same.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Vimokṣaṇa (विमोक्षण).—i. e. vi-mokṣ + ana, n., and f. ṇā, 1. Untying, [Pañcatantra] 107, 24. 2. Liberation, release, [Johnson's Selections from the Mahābhārata.] 97, 1. 6; [Pañcatantra] ii. [distich] 191. 3. Abandoning, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 2, 243; [Pañcatantra] 74, 20 (aṇḍa-, Laying eggs).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Vimokṣaṇa (विमोक्षण).—[adjective] freeing from (—°); [neuter] loosening, unbinding, emitting, giving up; liberating from ([ablative] or —°).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Vimokṣaṇa (विमोक्षण):—[=vi-mokṣaṇa] [from vi-mokṣ] mfn. liberating from (ifc.), [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]
2) [v.s. ...] n. untying, loosening, [Varāha-mihira’s Bṛhat-saṃhitā]
3) [v.s. ...] liberation, deliverance from ([ablative] or [compound]), [Manu-smṛti; Mahābhārata] etc. (also ‘from an embryo’ [Mahābhārata i, 2369]; aṇḍaa-v, ‘laying eggs’ [Pañcatantra]; asṛg-v, ‘letting blood’ [Suśruta])
4) [v.s. ...] taking off, casting away, [Śṛṅgāra-tilaka]
5) [v.s. ...] giving up (the ghost), [Mahābhārata]
6) [v.s. ...] discharging (arrows), [Rāmāyaṇa]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Vimokṣaṇa (विमोक्षण):—[vi-mokṣaṇa] (ṇaṃ) 1. n. f. Quitting.Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)
Vimokṣaṇa (विमोक्षण) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Vimokkhaṇa.
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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 Linga Purana (by J. L. Shastri)
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