Dharmapara, Dharma-para: 7 definitions
Dharmapara 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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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Dharmapara (धर्मपर):—(dharma + para) adj. dem die Pflicht, die Tugend über Alles geht [Mahābhārata 3, 13686.] [Rāmāyaṇa 1, 6, 2.] [Varāhamihira’s Bṛhajjātaka S. 69, 15.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Dharmapara (धर्मपर):—([Āpastamba’s Dharmasūtra]) und dharmarāyaṇa ([5,21.90,25]) Adj. dem die Pflicht , die Tugend über Alles geht.
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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Partial matches: Dharma, Para.
Starts with: Dharmaparayana.
Full-text: Dharmaparayana, Alankaravati.
Search found 2 books and stories containing Dharmapara, Dharma-para; (plurals include: Dharmaparas, paras). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Chaitanya Bhagavata (by Bhumipati Dāsa)
Verse 3.4.334 < [Chapter 4 - Descriptions of Śrī Acyutānanda’s Pastimes and the Worship of Śrī Mādhavendra]
Verse 1.2.101 < [Chapter 2 - The Lord’s Appearance]
Puranic encyclopaedia (by Vettam Mani)