Virodhabhakti, Virōdhabhakti: 2 definitions


Virodhabhakti means something in 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.

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Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

virōdhabhakti (विरोधभक्ति).—f (S) A mode of worshiping or seeking the Deity. Opposing and resisting him in every way practicable; endeavoring, by reviling, defying, daring him, to provoke him to fight; with the view of obtaining destruction by his hands, and thus, necessarily, absorption or some transcendent blessing.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

virōdhabhakti (विरोधभक्ति).—f A mode of worshipping the Deity by opposition or resistance.

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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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