Yadavaprakasha, Yādavaprakāśa, Yadava-prakasha: 2 definitions


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The Sanskrit term Yādavaprakāśa can be transliterated into English as Yadavaprakasa or Yadavaprakasha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

1) Yādavaprakāśa (यादवप्रकाश) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—Yatidharmasamuccaya. According to the Prapannāmṛta he received, as an ascetic, from Rāmānuja the name of Govindadāsa.

2) Yādavaprakāśa (यादवप्रकाश):—usually called Yādava: Vaijayantī, lexicon.

3) Yādavaprakāśa (यादवप्रकाश):—a Daṇḍin of Kāñcī, was guru of Rāmānuja. Hall. p. 203. Ind. Antiq. Xi, 175.

Yādavaprakāśa has the following synonyms: Yādavācārya.

4) Yādavaprakāśa (यादवप्रकाश):—Piṅgalachandobhāṣya.

5) Yādavaprakāśa (यादवप्रकाश):—philosopher, quoted by Sudarśana on Vedārthasaṃgraha. Paṇḍit Xv, pp. 2. 4. 15.

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

1) Yādavaprakāśa (यादवप्रकाश):—[=yādava-prakāśa] [from yādava] m. Name of an ascetic and author (also called govinda-dāsa), [Catalogue(s)]

2) [v.s. ...] of the author of the Vaijayantī (See yādava-kośa), [ib.]

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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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