Kaliyuga, Kali-yuga: 24 definitions
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Kaliyuga (कलियुग):—(kali + yuga) n. Name des vierten Weltalters (s. u. kali [3.]) [Amarakoṣa 3, 4, 24, 149.] [Manu’s Gesetzbuch 1, 85.] [Mahābhārata 3, 11261. 12829.] [Harivaṃśa 11122. 11317.] [Vetālapañcaviṃśati 35, 14.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Kaliyuga (कलियुग):—n. das Weltalter Kali.
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 (+98): Karmayuga, Tishya, Kalki, Yuga, Pushya, Karmaja, Maru, Caturyuga, Panjara, Kali, Kritayuga, Jharjharaka, Dvaparayuga, Skandapurana, Tapasya, Tretayuga, Kalayuga, Gosava, Mahayuga, Sandhy-amsha.
Search found 67 books and stories containing Kaliyuga, Kali-yuga; (plurals include: Kaliyugas, yugas). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
The Padma Purana (by N.A. Deshpande)
Chapter 7 - Span of Life in the Four Yugas < [Section 3 - Svarga-khaṇḍa (section on the heavens)]
Chapter 26 - Conduct in the Four Yugas < [Section 7 - Kriyāyogasāra-Khaṇḍa (Section on Essence of Yoga by Works)]
Chapter 38 - The End of Vena’s Reign < [Section 2 - Bhūmi-khaṇḍa (section on the earth)]
A Manual of Khshnoom (by Phiroz Nasarvanji Tavaria)
Bhajana-Rahasya (by Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakura Mahasaya)
Text 1 < [Chapter 1 - Prathama-yāma-sādhana (Niśānta-bhajana–śraddhā)]
Text 3 < [Chapter 1 - Prathama-yāma-sādhana (Niśānta-bhajana–śraddhā)]
Text 35 < [Chapter 1 - Prathama-yāma-sādhana (Niśānta-bhajana–śraddhā)]
Mahabharata (English) (by Kisari Mohan Ganguli)
Section CCXXXI < [Mokshadharma Parva]
Section CXLVIII < [Tirtha-yatra Parva]
Section LXVI < [Bhagavat-Gita Parva]
Puranic encyclopaedia (by Vettam Mani)
The Garuda Purana (by Manmatha Nath Dutt)
Chapter CCXXXII - Dissolution of the Universe < [Dhanvantari Samhita]
Chapter CCXXXIX - The excellence of Faith < [Dhanvantari Samhita]
Chapter CVII - A synopsis of the Dharma-Sastra by Parasara < [Agastya Samhita]