Vyankatesha, Vyaṅkaṭēśa, Vyaṅkaṭeśa: 1 definition



Vyankatesha 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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[«previous next»] — Vyankatesha in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

vyaṅkaṭēśa (व्यंकटेश).—m pop. vyaṅkōbā m (S vyaṅkaṭa or vyaṅkaṭādri The name of a mountain, and īśa Lord.) A god worshiped in the Carnatic. He is an incarnation of kṛṣṇa. At his shrine Weddings and Thread-investitures are celebrated during the twelve months of the year.

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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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