Gajapura, Gaja-pura: 6 definitions
Gajapura means something in Jainism, Prakrit, 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
Gajapura (गजपुर):—(gaja + pura) n. die nach dem Elephanten benannte Stadt, ein anderer Name für hāstinapura (von hastin Elephant und Nomen proprium des Gründers der Stadt) [Mahābhārata 13, 7711.] — Vgl. gajasāhvaya, gajāhvaya, vāraṇasāhvaya .Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Gajapura (गजपुर):—n. Nomen proprium einer Stadt , = hāstinapura.
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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Trishashti Shalaka Purusha Caritra (by Helen M. Johnson)
Part 7: Future Tīrthaṅkaras < [Chapter VI]
Part 6: Continuation of Ṛṣabha’s life as a sādhu < [Chapter III]
Part 29: The people in the Manuṣyaloka < [Chapter III - The initiation and omniscience of Ajita]
The Markandeya Purana (by Frederick Eden Pargiter)