Brahmakayika, Brahma-kayika, Brahmakāyika: 8 definitions
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Brahmakāyika (ब्रह्मकायिक):—adj. zur Klasse der Brahmakāya genannten Götter gehörend: devaputra [Rgva tch’er rol pa ed. Calc. 43, 19. 79, 4. 18. 170, 1 v. u. 332, 1 v. u. 460, 11.] [Burnouf 202. 608.] [Lot. de Lassen’s Anthologie b. l. 3.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Brahmakāyika (ब्रह्मकायिक):—Adj. zu den Brahmakāya gehörig.
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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