Akashaganga, Ākāśagaṅgā, Ākāsagaṅgā, Akasha-ganga, Akasaganga: 11 definitions
Akashaganga means something in Buddhism, Pali, Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India, Marathi. 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.
Akashaganga has 9 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit term Ākāśagaṅgā can be transliterated into English as Akasaganga or Akashaganga, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Ākāśagaṅgā (आकाशगङ्गा):—[(ā + ga)] f. die Gaṅgā des Luftraumes [Rāmāyaṇa 7, 23, 4, 14.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 10, 27, 22.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Ākāśagaṅgā (आकाशगङ्गा):—f. die noch im Luftraum fliessende Gaṅgā.
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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Starts with: Akashagangatirtha.
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Search found 12 books and stories containing Akashaganga, Ākāśa-gaṅgā, Akasa-ganga, Ākāsa-gaṅgā, Ākāśagaṅgā, Ākāsagaṅgā, Akasaganga, Akasha-ganga; (plurals include: Akashagangas, gaṅgās, gangas, Ākāśagaṅgās, Ākāsagaṅgās, Akasagangas). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 21 - The Greatness of Ākāśagaṅgā < [Section 1 - Veṅkaṭācala-māhātmya]
Chapter 22 - Qualifications of Those Who Are Fit to Receive Charitable Gifts < [Section 1 - Veṅkaṭācala-māhātmya]
Chapter 1 - Nārada’s Vision of Yajñavarāha (Stationed on the Peak of Sumeru) < [Section 1 - Veṅkaṭācala-māhātmya]
Puranic encyclopaedia (by Vettam Mani)
Kavyamimamsa of Rajasekhara (Study) (by Debabrata Barai)
Part 2.2 - Creation of Kavi (Poet) in the Kāvyamīmāṃsā < [Chapter 5 - Analyasis and Interpretations of the Kāvyamīmāṃsā]
Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
Act 1.7: Explanation of the parable ‘as numerous as the sands of the Ganges’ < [Chapter XIV - Emission of rays]
The Agni Purana (by N. Gangadharan)