Indramaha, Indra-maha: 5 definitions


Indramaha 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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[«previous next»] — Indramaha in Sanskrit glossary

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

Indramaha (इन्द्रमह):—n. Name einer Weihe, entspr. aus indramaham, den Anfangsworten von [Atharvavedasaṃhitā 3, 15, 1.] indramahamasyopacārakalpam, indramaheṇa carati [Kauśika’s Sūtra zum Atuarvaveda 140.]

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Indramaha (इन्द्रमह):—, mahaḥ prayojanamasya aindramahikam [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher 5, 1, 109,] [Scholiast] ein zu Ehren Indra's veranstaltetes Fest (1. maha) [Pariśiṣṭa des Atharvaveda 17. 19.] [Mahābhārata 1, 2361.] [Harivaṃśa 4936]; vgl. rājānaśca mahaṃ mama (d. i. indrasya) . kārayiṣyanti ca mudā [Mahābhārata 1, 2356.]

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

Indramaha (इन्द्रमह):—1. ( indra + maha) m. ein Fest zu Ehren Indra's.

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Indramaha (इन्द्रमह):—2. ( indramaham [Atharvaveda 3,15,1]) n. eine best. Weihe.

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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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