Angira, Aṅgira, Aṅgirā, Amgira: 11 definitions
Angira means something in Buddhism, Pali, 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.
Angira has 9 English definitions available.
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Aṅgira (अङ्गिर):—Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Aṅgira (अङ्गिर):—m. —
1) = aṅgiras 1)3). —
2) *Rebhuhn [Nighaṇṭuprakāśa (roth) ]
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Angirahsmriti, Angirajva, Angirakalpa, Angiras, Angirasa, Angirasakalpa, Angirasamayana, Angirasapavitra, Angirasasatra, Angirasashanti, Angiraseshvaratirtha, Angirasi, Angirastama, Angirasvant, Angirasvat, Angirasya.
Ends with: Atharvangira, Bhangira, Brihangira, Gastangira, Gitangira, Jahangira, Jihangira, Mahapratyangira, Mangira, Mantrashastrapratyangira, Paccamgira, Pratyangira, Ramgira, Samangira, Viparitapratyangira.
Full-text (+349): Angiras, Angirasa, Atharvangiras, Angirasvat, Citrashikhandin, Utathya, Anumati, Madhyamangiras, Smriti, Bhrigvangirasika, Angirasamayana, Trinasomangiras, Atharvangirasa, Pratyangiraprayoga, Pratyangiratattva, Pratyangirapancanga, Pratyangirastotra, Pratyangirakalpa, Pratyangiramantra, Pushpanveshi.
Search found 71 books and stories containing Angira, Aṅgira, Aṅgirā, Amgira, Āṃgira, Āṅgira; (plurals include: Angiras, Aṅgiras, Aṅgirās, Amgiras, Āṃgiras, Āṅgiras). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Mundaka Upanishad with Shankara’s Commentary (by S. Sitarama Sastri)
Verse 1.1.2 < [Mundaka I, Khanda I]
Verse 1.1.3 < [Mundaka I, Khanda I]
Verse 3.2.11 < [Mundaka III, Khanda II]
Rig Veda (translation and commentary) (by H. H. Wilson)
Rig Veda 1.31.1 < [Sukta 31]
Rig Veda 8.84.4 < [Sukta 84]
Rig Veda 1.1.6 < [Sukta 1]
Yoga Vasistha [English], Volume 1-4 (by Vihari-Lala Mitra)
Chapter I - Introduction < [The om tat sat]
Chapter XXXIII - Association of aerial and earthly beings < [Book I - Vairagya khanda (vairagya khanda)]
Chapter III - On the repeated creations of the world < [Book II - Mumukshu khanda (mumukshu-vyavahara khanda)]
The Garuda Purana (by Manmatha Nath Dutt)
Chapter V - Creation of the Prajapatis < [Agastya Samhita]
Chapter LXVI - Description of the specific marks of Salagrama < [Agastya Samhita]
Chapter XCIII - Laws of virtue as promulgated by the holy Yajnavalkya < [Agastya Samhita]
Harivamsha Purana (by Manmatha Nath Dutt)
Chapter 7 - An Account of Manvantaras < [Book 1 - Harivamsa Parva]
Chapter 123 - Krishna Goes to Sonitpura < [Book 2 - Vishnu Parva]
Chapter 25 - An Account of the Birth of the Moon < [Book 1 - Harivamsa Parva]
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 44 - Virtues of listening to the Skanda Mahāpurāṇa < [Section 4 - Dvārakā-māhātmya]
Chapter 112 - The Greatness of Āṅgirasa Tīrtha < [Section 3 - Revā-khaṇḍa]
Chapter 15 - The Victories of Jalandhara < [Section 4 - Kārttikamāsa-māhātmya]