Dvijottama: 8 definitions
Dvijottama 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
Dvijottama (द्विजोत्तम):—(dvija + uttama) m. der Höchste unter den Zweimalgeborenen, ein Brahman [Halāyudha im Śabdakalpadruma] [Manu’s Gesetzbuch 2, 49. 166. 3, 124. 183. 11, 34 u.s.w.] [Yājñavalkya’s Gesetzbuch 3, 307.] [Mahābhārata 5, 7176. 7266. 7313.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Dvijottama (द्विजोत्तम):—m. ein Brahman.
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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Search found 10 books and stories containing Dvijottama, Dvija-uttama; (plurals include: Dvijottamas, uttamas). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Shrimad Bhagavad-gita (by Narayana Gosvami)
Verse 1.7 < [Chapter 1 - Sainya-Darśana (Observing the Armies)]
Verse 3.20 < [Chapter 3 - Karma-yoga (Yoga through the Path of Action)]
Garga Samhita (English) (by Danavir Goswami)
Verses 3.10.28-30 < [Chapter 10 - The Glory of Śrī Girirāja]
Verses 3.10.31-37 < [Chapter 10 - The Glory of Śrī Girirāja]
Brihad Bhagavatamrita (commentary) (by Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Nārāyana Gosvāmī Mahārāja)
Verse 2.1.63 < [Chapter 1 - Vairāgya (renunciation)]
Verse 2.4.168 < [Chapter 4 - Vaikuṇṭha (the spiritual world)]
Verse 2.1.113-116 < [Chapter 1 - Vairāgya (renunciation)]
Narayaniya (Narayaneeyam) (by Vishwa Adluri)
Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)