Yajnadeva, Yajñadeva, Yajna-deva: 3 definitions
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Yajñadeva (यज्ञदेव):—[=yajña-deva] [from yajña > yaj] m. Name of a man, [Kathāsaritsāgara]
2) Yājñadeva (याज्ञदेव):—[=yājña-deva] [from yājña > yāj] m. ([probably]) [wrong reading] for yājñika-deva.
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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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The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 14 - The Greatness of Svāmipuṣkariṇī: Sumati < [Section 1 - Veṅkaṭācala-māhātmya]
Chapter 34 - The Glory of Dhanuṣkoṭi: Sumati’s Liberation from Great Sins < [Section 1 - Setu-māhātmya]
Chapter 35 - The Glory of Dhanuṣkoṭi: The Jackal and the Monkey Liberated < [Section 1 - Setu-māhātmya]
The Gautami Mahatmya (by G. P. Bhatt)
The Sacrifices of Rajasuya, Vajapeya and Ashvamedha (study) (by Aparna Dhar)
Significance of Sacrifice < [Chapter 2 - Vedic Sacrifices described in the Śatapatha Brāhmaṇa]
Puranic encyclopaedia (by Vettam Mani)
The Markandeya Purana (by Frederick Eden Pargiter)
The Linga Purana (by J. L. Shastri)