Dola-yatra, Dola-yātrā, Dolayatra: 5 definitions
Dola-yatra means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India. 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
Dolayātrā (दोलयात्रा):—(dola + yā) f. Bez. eines Festes, bei dem Govinda in einer Sänfte herumgetragen wird, [Asiatick Researches III, 275.]
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Dolayātrā (दोलयात्रा):—vgl. [WILSON, Sel. Works 2, 222. fgg.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Dolayātrā (दोलयात्रा):—f. ein best. Fest.
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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Full-text: Vasantotsava, Dolayatraviveka, Dolayatra, Holaka.
Search found 3 books and stories containing Dola-yatra, Dola-yātrā, Dolayatra, Dolayātrā, Dolāyātrā, Dolā-yātrā; (plurals include: yatras, yātrās, Dolayatras, Dolayātrās, Dolāyātrās). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 43 - The Festival of the Swing < [Section 2 - Puruṣottama-kṣetra-māhātmya]
Song 39 < [Daṇḍa-bhaṅga-līlā (Pastime of Breaking the Daṇḍa)]
Brihad Bhagavatamrita (commentary) (by Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Nārāyana Gosvāmī Mahārāja)
Verse 2.1.199 < [Chapter 1 - Vairāgya (renunciation)]