Bhishmaka, Bhīṣmaka: 9 definitions
Bhishmaka 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.
Bhishmaka has 7 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit term Bhīṣmaka can be transliterated into English as Bhismaka or Bhishmaka, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Bhīṣmaka (भीष्मक):—(von bhīṣma) m. = bhīṣma 2, c (in verächtlicher Rede) [Mahābhārata 5, 5981.] Nomen proprium eines andern Fürsten, des Vaters der Rukmiṇī, die Kṛṣṇa entführt, [Mahābhārata 2, 126. 586. 1116.] [Harivaṃśa 4965. 5082. 5090. 5851. 6590. fgg. 7709.] [Viṣṇupurāṇa 573.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 3, 3, 3.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Bhīṣmaka (भीष्मक):—m. —
1) = bhīṣma 2)d) in verächtlicher Rede. —
2) Nomen proprium des Vaters der Rukmiṇī.
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: Bhishmakatmaja.
Full-text (+2): Rukmabahu, Rukmakesha, Bhaishmaka, Rukmamalin, Hiranyaroman, Rukmi, Rukmin, Rukmini, Rukmaratha, Bhaishmaki, Bhishmakatmaja, Bhesaga, Rukmavant, Kaishika, Rukmavat, Dakshinatyas, Druma, Vidarbha, Damaghosha, Viduratha.
Search found 21 books and stories containing Bhishmaka, Bhīṣmaka, Bhismaka; (plurals include: Bhishmakas, Bhīṣmakas, Bhismakas). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Garga Samhita (English) (by Danavir Goswami)
Verse 6.5.9 < [Chapter 5 - The Kidnapping of Śrī Rukmiṇī]
Verse 6.4.28 < [Chapter 4 - Journey to the City of Kuṇḍina]
Verses 6.4.31-33 < [Chapter 4 - Journey to the City of Kuṇḍina]
Harivamsha Purana (by Manmatha Nath Dutt)
Chapter 52 - Conversation between Krishna and Bhishmaka < [Book 2 - Vishnu Parva]
Chapter 50 - Dantavakras Speech < [Book 2 - Vishnu Parva]
Chapter 53 - Jarasandha’s Proposal to Invite Kalayavana < [Book 2 - Vishnu Parva]
Chaitanya Bhagavata (by Bhumipati Dāsa)
Verse 1.10.102 < [Chapter 10 - Marriage with Śrī Lakṣmīpriyā]
Verse 2.10.218-222 < [Chapter 10 - Conclusion of the Lord’s Mahā-prakāśa Pastimes]
Verse 1.10.47 < [Chapter 10 - Marriage with Śrī Lakṣmīpriyā]
Dasarupaka (critical study) (by Anuru Ranjan Mishra)
Part 7 - Characters in the Rukmiṇīharaṇa < [Chapter 9 - Īhāmṛga (critical study)]
Part 2 - Summary of the drama (Rukmiṇīharaṇa) < [Chapter 9 - Īhāmṛga (critical study)]
Part 13 - Status of Women in the Rukmiṇīharaṇa < [Chapter 9 - Īhāmṛga (critical study)]
Puranic encyclopaedia (by Vettam Mani)
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 142 - The Greatness of Rukmiṇī Tīrtha < [Section 3 - Revā-khaṇḍa]
Chapter 17 - The breaking of ego of Rukmi and the servants of God < [Section 4 - Dvārakā-māhātmya]
Chapter 18 - Incarnations of Vāsudeva < [Section 9 - Vāsudeva-māhātmya]