Kameshvara, Kāmeśvara, Kama-ishvara: 9 definitions
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Kameshvara has 7 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit term Kāmeśvara can be transliterated into English as Kamesvara or Kameshvara, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Kāmeśvara (कामेश्वर):—(kāma + īśvara) m. Beiname des Kubera [Taittirīyāraṇyaka 1, 31, 1.]
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Kāmeśvara (कामेश्वर):—n. Nomen proprium eines Liṅga [Oxforder Handschriften 71,b,41.] tīrtha n. Nomen proprium eines Tīrtha [66,a,32.] kāmeśvarī f. Nomen proprium einer Göttin [94,a,16. 109,a,29.] kāmeśvarī bhairavī [93,b,15.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
1) m. Beiname Kubera’s [Taittirīyāraṇyaka 1,31,6.] —
2) f. ī Nomen proprium einer Göttin. —
3) n. Name eines Tīrtha.
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Search found 7 books and stories containing Kameshvara, Kāmeśvara, Kamesvara, Kama-ishvara, Kāma-īśvara, Kama-isvara; (plurals include: Kameshvaras, Kāmeśvaras, Kamesvaras, ishvaras, īśvaras, isvaras). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 71 - The Greatness of Kāmeśvara (kāma-īśvara-tīrtha) < [Section 3 - Revā-khaṇḍa]
Chapter 67 - Greatness of Kāmeśvara (Kāma-īśvara) < [Section 1 - Prabhāsa-kṣetra-māhātmya]
Chapter 96 - Greatness of Kāmeśvara (Kāma-īśvara) < [Section 1 - Prabhāsa-kṣetra-māhātmya]
Lalitopakhyana (Lalita Mahatmya) (by G.V. Tagare)
The Shiva Purana (by J. L. Shastri)
The Brahma Purana (by G. P. Bhatt)
Rasa Jala Nidhi, vol 5: Treatment of various afflictions (by Bhudeb Mookerjee)
Shakti and Shakta (by John Woodroffe)
Chapter XX - The Indian Magna Matter < [Section 2 - Doctrine]
Chapter XXIV - Śakti as Mantra (Mantramayi Śakti) < [Section 3 - Ritual]
Chapter XXVI - Śākta Sādhanā (the Ordinary Ritual) < [Section 3 - Ritual]