Yamunashtaka, Yamuna-ashtaka, Yamunāṣṭaka: 3 definitions
Yamunashtaka means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India. 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.
The Sanskrit term Yamunāṣṭaka can be transliterated into English as Yamunastaka or Yamunashtaka, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
India history and geographySource: Shodhganga: a concise history of Sanskrit Chanda literature (history)
Yamunāṣṭaka (यमुनाष्टक) is the name of a work ascribed to Rūpagosvāmin (C. 1470-1583 C.E.): an erudite scholar of Indian Diaspora who has enriched the Sanskrit literature by his various compositions with the nectar of Vaiṣṇava philosophy. Also see the “New Catalogus Catalogorum” XXV. pp. 245-51.
The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.
Languages of India and abroad
Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum
1) Yamunāṣṭaka (यमुनाष्टक) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—by Rūpagosvāmin. L. 2950.
—by Vallabhācārya. Hall. p. 147.
2) Yamunāṣṭaka (यमुनाष्टक):—attributed to Śaṅkarācārya. Two different versions printed in Bṛhatstotraratnākara p. 359. 360.
3) Yamunāṣṭaka (यमुनाष्टक):—by Devācārya. Peters. 4, 28.
—by Vallabhācārya. Io. 1068. Rgb. 394.
—[commentary] by Viṭṭhala Dīkṣita. Io. 2611. Rgb. 394.
4) Yamunāṣṭaka (यमुनाष्टक):—by Vallabhācārya. Ulwar 1588. 2302. Extr. 396.
—[commentary] by Viṭṭhala. Ulwar 1588.
—[sub-commentary] by Haridāsa. Ulwar 1588.
5) Yamunāṣṭaka (यमुनाष्टक):—L.. 460.
—by Pūrṇānandasvāmin. Peters. 6, 505.
—by Rūpagosvāmin. Ak 124. Io. 2929 (from his Stavamālā). No. 3945.
—by Vallabhācārya. Peters. 6, 110. C. by Viṭṭhaleśvara. Peters. 5, 316. 6, 506. Cc. by Haridāsa. Bd. 722.
Yamunāṣṭaka (यमुनाष्टक):—[from yamunā > yam] n. (nāṣṭ) Name of two poems
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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