Yamaratha, aka: Yama-ratha; 1 Definition(s)

Introduction

Yamaratha 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.

Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit-English dictionary

[Yamaratha in Sanskrit glossaries]

Yamaratha (यमरथ).—a buffalo.

Derivable forms: yamarathaḥ (यमरथः).

Yamaratha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms yama and ratha (रथ).

(Source): DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
context information

Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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 yamaratha in the context of Sanskrit from relevant books on Exotic India

Relevant definitions

Search found 759 related definition(s) that might help you understand this better. Below you will find the 15 most relevant articles:

Yama
Yama (यम, “self-restraint”) forms part of the ancient Indian education system, which aimed at b...
Pranayama
Prāṇāyāma (प्राणायाम, “breath control”) refers to one of the six members (aṅga) of the Ṣaḍaṅgay...
Dasharatha
Daśaratha (दशरथ) is an ancient king of Ayodhyā, whose son, Rāma, was a partial incarnation of V...
Ratha
Ratha (रथ).—Name of one of the eight kinds of recitals of the Veda Samhita by dividing it into ...
Yamaduta
Yamadūta (यमदूत).—One of the Brahmavādī sons of Viśvāmitra. (Mahābhārata Anuśāsana Parva, Chapt...
Brihadratha
1) Bṛhadratha (बृहद्रथ).—A king. He went to the forest to lead a life of retirement after havin...
Rathakara
Rathakāra is the name of a village mentioned in the “Plates of Skandavarman”. The locality call...
Manoratha
Manoratha (मनोरथ).—A calf once created by Śrī Kṛṣṇa by his spiritual powers. (See under Surabhi...
Citraratha
1) Citraratha (चित्ररथ).—(AṄGĀRAPARṄA). A devagandharva. Birth. Citraratha was the gandharva so...
Yamantaka
Yamāntaka (यमान्तक).—an epithet of 1) Śiva. 2) of Yama. Derivable forms: yamāntakaḥ (यमान्तकः)....
Rathasaptami
Rathasaptamī (रथसप्तमी).—the seventh day in the bright half of Māgha.Rathasaptamī is a Sanskrit...
Maharatha
Mahāratha (महारथ) is a name mentioned in the Mahābhārata (cf. I.63.29, I.63, I.63.29, VI.18.11...
Bhimaratha
1) Bhīmaratha (भीमरथ).—A king of the family of Viśvāmitra. His father was Ketumān and Divodāsa ...
Rukmaratha
1) Rukmaratha (रुक्मरथ).—Son of Śalya, King of Madra.(i) He attended the wedding of Draupadī in...
Yamayatana
Yamayātanā (यमयातना).—the tortures inflicted by Yama upon sinners after death, (the word is som...

Relevant text