Davadahana, Dava-dahana, Dāvadahana: 7 definitions


Davadahana 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.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Davadahana in Sanskrit glossary

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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Davadahana (दवदहन):—(dava + dahana) m. das Feuer in einem brennenden Walde [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 5, 8, 22.]

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Davadahana (दवदहन):—[Spr. 1116. 1807.]

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Dāvadahana (दावदहन):—[(dāva + da)] m. Waldbrand: jvālākalāpāyate gleicht der Flammenmasse eines Waldbrandes [Gītagovinda 4, 10.] — Vgl. davadahana .

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Davadahana (दवदहन):—m. das Feuer eines brennenden Waldes [Jayadeva's Prasannarāghava 136,5.] Auch ka m. [118,14.]

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Dāvadahana (दावदहन):—m. Waldbrand.

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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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