Brahmavidya, Brahmavidyā, Brahman-vidya: 12 definitions
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Brahmavidyā (ब्रह्मविद्या):—(1. brahman + vi) f. Kenntniss des Heiligen (Brahman's), die Lehre vom Heiligen [The Śatapathabrāhmaṇa 14, 4, 2, 20.] [Muṇḍakopaniṣad 1, 1, 1.] [Chāndogyopaniṣad 7, 1, 2. 4.] tvaṃ brahmavidyā vidyānām [Mahābhārata 6, 803.] [Spr. 5138.] in den Unterschrr. der Kapitel der [Bhagavadgītā] [Oxforder Handschriften No. 61.]  zu [Bṛhadāranyakopaniṣad S. 1.] [Weber’s Indische Studien 1, 76, 2.] vid [MAITRYUP. 4, 4.] Titel einer Upaniṣad [Weber’s Indische Studien 1, 302. 2, 57. fgg.] [HALL 18.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Brahmavidyā (ब्रह्मविद्या):—f. —
1) Kenntniss des Heiligen , die Lehre von [Hemacandra's Abhidhānacintāmaṇi] —
2) Titel einer Upaniṣad.
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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Ends with: Savitribrahmavidya.
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Search found 52 books and stories containing Brahmavidya, Brahmavidyā, Brahman-vidya, Brahman-vidyā, Brahma-vidya, Brahma-vidyā; (plurals include: Brahmavidyas, Brahmavidyās, vidyas, vidyās). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Brahma Sutras (Shankara Bhashya) (by Swami Vireshwarananda)
Chapter III, Section III, Adhikarana XII < [Section III]
Chapter III, Section III, Adhikarana XXXV < [Section III]
Chapter III, Section III, Adhikarana XIV < [Section III]
Hindu Pluralism (by Elaine M. Fisher)
Śrīvidyā and society in Nīlakaṇṭha Dīkṣita’s Saubhāgyacandrātapa < [Chapter 2 - The Making of the Smārta-Śaiva Community of South India]
Brahma Sutras (Nimbarka commentary) (by Roma Bose)
Brahma-Sūtra 3.3.11 < [Adhikaraṇa 4 - Sūtras 11-17]
Brahma-Sūtra 3.3.43 < [Adhikaraṇa 20 - Sūtras 43-50]
Brahma-Sūtra 3.3.31 < [Adhikaraṇa 13 - Sūtra 31]
Taittiriya Upanishad (by A. Mahadeva Sastri)
Chapter XIV - Vijñānamaya-kośa < [A - Brahmavidyā expounded]
Chapter II - Brahma-vidyā in a Nutshell < [A - Brahmavidyā expounded]
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 8 - The Story of a Thief: Incarnation of Rāma < [Section 1 - Kedāra-khaṇḍa]
Chapter 11 - Procedure of Gaṇeśa Worship: Manifestation of Lakṣmī < [Section 1 - Kedāra-khaṇḍa]
Chapter 83 - Bilveśvara (bilva-īśvara-liṅga) < [Section 2 - Caturaśīti-liṅga-māhātmya]
Kena upanishad (Madhva commentary) (by Srisa Chandra Vasu)