Kamsavadha, Kaṃsavadha, Kamsa-vadha: 6 definitions
Kamsavadha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India. 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
Kaṃsavadha (कंसवध):—m. Kaṃsa’s Tod [Oxforder Handschriften 14,a,18.] Titel eines Dramas [138,a, No. 271.] [WILSON, Wilson.2,400. fgg.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Kaṃsavadha (कंसवध):—m. Kaṃsa’s Tod. Auch Titel eines Schauspiels.
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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Chaitanya Bhagavata (by Bhumipati Dāsa)
Garga Samhita (English) (by Danavir Goswami)
Chapter 8 - The Killing of Kaṃsa < [Canto 5 - Mathurā-khaṇḍa]
Verse 1.15.36 < [Chapter 15 - Revelation of the Universal Form to Nanda’s Wife]
Dasarupaka (critical study) (by Anuru Ranjan Mishra)