Vishnupuri, Viṣṇupurī: 3 definitions



Vishnupuri 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.

The Sanskrit term Viṣṇupurī can be transliterated into English as Visnupuri or Vishnupuri, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum

Viṣṇupurī (विष्णुपुरी) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—composed the Bhagavadbhaktiratnāvalī in 1634. Florence Mss. No. 236.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Viṣṇupurī (विष्णुपुरी):—[=viṣṇu-purī] [from viṣṇu-pura > viṣṇu] f. Name of a c°, [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]

2) [v.s. ...] Name of a mountain in the Himālaya, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

3) [v.s. ...] m. Name of a scholar, [Catalogue(s)]

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Vishnupuri in German

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