Kamakhya, Kāmākhyā, Kama-akhya, Kāmākhya: 13 definitions
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Kāmākhyā (कामाख्या):—(kāma + ākhyā) f. dass. ebend.
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Kāmākhyā (कामाख्या):—Nomen proprium einer Göttin [Kalikāpurāṇa 61 im Śabdakalpadruma] eine der Durgā geheiligte Localität in Assam; s. u. kṣobhaka .Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
1) n. Nomen proprium eines Tīrtha [Mahābhārata 3,82,185.] —
2) f. ā = kāmākṣi [VP.².,5,85.] [Pañcadaṇḍacchattrabandha] [Indische studien von Weber 15,395.fgg.]
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 (+94): Siddhakameshvari, Kamarupa, Kshobhaka, Kameshvari, Kamakuyatantra, Uttarakamakhyatantra, Shaktapitha, Kamakshi, Dipavant, Parvati, Shringata, Sirihatta, Vishala, Pragjyotisha, Niladri, Yogini, Nilagiri, Nilakuta, Udhika, Purnagiri.
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Brihad Bhagavatamrita (commentary) (by Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Nārāyana Gosvāmī Mahārāja)
Verse 2.1.35-37 < [Chapter 1 - Vairāgya (renunciation)]
Verse 2.1.93-94 < [Chapter 1 - Vairāgya (renunciation)]
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Vishnudharmottara Purana (Art and Architecture) (by Bhagyashree Sarma)
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The Mother Goddess Kamakhya < [March 1948]
The Background of Assamese Culture < [October 1950]
The Concept of Shakti in Indian Thought < [January – March, 1978]
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The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 59 - The Departure of Ghaṭotkaca to Prāgjyotiṣa < [Section 2 - Kaumārikā-khaṇḍa]
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