Vyasatirtha, Vyāsatīrtha, Vyasa-tirtha: 4 definitions


Vyasatirtha 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.

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

[«previous next»] — Vyasatirtha in Purana glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index

Vyāsatīrtha (व्यासतीर्थ).—Near Dṛṣadvati;1 in Dīpeśvara, a tīrtha of the Narmadā sacred to Vyāsa.2

  • 1) Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa III. 13. 69, 80.
  • 2) Matsya-purāṇa 191. 38-42.
Purana book cover
context information

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.

Discover the meaning of vyasatirtha in the context of Purana from relevant books on Exotic India

Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Vyasatirtha in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum

Vyāsatīrtha (व्यासतीर्थ) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—pupil of Lakṣmīnārāyaṇatīrtha and disciple of Brahmaṇyatīrtha, guru of Vedeśa Bhikṣu. He was the founder of the Vyāsarāyamaṭha, and died in 1339: Aṇujayatīrthavijaya.
—[commentary] on Jayatīrtha’s Kathālakṣaṇavivaraṇa.
—[commentary] on Ānandatīrtha’s Kāṭhakopaniṣadbhāṣya, Kenopaniṣadbhāṣya, Chāndogyopaniṣadbhāṣya, Taittirīyopaniṣadbhāṣya, Bṛhadāraṇyakabhāṣya, Māṇḍūkyopaniṣadbhāṣya, Muṇḍakopaniṣadbhāṣya. Tarkatāṇḍava. Tātparyacandrikā on the Tattvaprakāśikā by Jayatīrtha to the Brahmasūtrabhāṣya of Ānandatīrtha. Nyāyāmṛta and its
—[commentary] Kaṇṭakoddhāra. Bhāvaprakāśikā on Jayatīrtha’s Prapañcamithyatvānumānakhaṇḍanavivaraṇa. Bhedojjivaṇa. Mandāramañjari (q. v.), a
—[commentary] on several commentaries by Jayatīrtha.

Vyāsatīrtha has the following synonyms: Vyāsatīrthabindu, Vyāsayati, Vyāsarāja.

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

1) Vyāsatīrtha (व्यासतीर्थ):—[=vy-āsa-tīrtha] [from vy-āsa > vy-as] n. Name of a Tīrtha, [Catalogue(s)]

2) [v.s. ...] m. (also -tīrtha-bindu or -bhikṣu, vyāsa-yati, and vyāsa-rāja) Name of an author of various Comms. and founder of the Vyāsarāya-matha (who died A.D. 1339), [Catalogue(s)]

[Sanskrit to German]

Vyasatirtha in German

context information

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.

Discover the meaning of vyasatirtha in the context of Sanskrit from relevant books on Exotic India

See also (Relevant definitions)

Relevant text

Related products

Let's grow together!

I humbly request your help to keep doing what I do best: provide the world with unbiased sources, definitions and images. Your donation direclty influences the quality and quantity of knowledge, wisdom and spiritual insight the world is exposed to.

Let's make the world a better place together!

Like what you read? Consider supporting this website: