Yamaraja, Yamarāja, Yama-raja, Yamarajan: 5 definitions
Yamaraja means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali. 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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Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
yamarāja : (m.) same as yama.
Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Yamarāja (यमराज):—[=yama-rāja] [from yama > yam] m. idem, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
2) [v.s. ...] Name of a physician, [Catalogue(s)]
3) Yamarājan (यमराजन्):—[=yama-rājan] [from yama > yam] m. king Y°, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]
4) [v.s. ...] mfn. having Y° as king, subject to Y°, [Ṛg-veda; Atharva-veda etc.]
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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.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
Yamarāja (ಯಮರಾಜ):—[noun] = ಯಮ - [yama -] 3.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
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Garga Samhita (English) (by Danavir Goswami)
Verse 4.18.10 < [Chapter 18 - The Names and Worship of Srī Yamunā]
Verse 6.15.21 < [Chapter 15 - The Glories of Nṛga-kūpa and Gopī-bhūmi]
Verse 6.15.36 < [Chapter 15 - The Glories of Nṛga-kūpa and Gopī-bhūmi]
Bhagavad-gita-mahatmya (by Shankaracharya)
The Gospel of Buddha (by Paul Carus)
Chaitanya Bhagavata (by Bhumipati Dāsa)
Introduction to chapter 14 < [Chapter 14 - Yamarāja’s Saṅkīrtana]
Verse 2.13.64 < [Chapter 13 - The Deliverance of Jagāi and Mādhāi]
Verse 2.23.325 < [Chapter 23 - Wandering about Navadvīpa On the Day the Lord Delivered the Kazi]
Shrimad Bhagavad-gita (by Narayana Gosvami)