Mahabhisha, Mahābhiṣa: 5 definitions
Mahabhisha 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.
Mahabhisha has 3 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit term Mahābhiṣa can be transliterated into English as Mahabhisa or Mahabhisha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Mahābhiṣa (महाभिष):—m. Nomen proprium eines Fürsten aus Ikṣvāku’s Geschlecht [Mahābhārata 1, 3843. fgg. 3, 8268. 13, 7681.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 9, 22, 12.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Mahābhiṣa (महाभिष):—m. Nomen proprium eines Fürsten [Kād. (1872) 2,110,6.]
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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Mahabharata (English) (by Kisari Mohan Ganguli)
Section XCVI < [Sambhava Parva]
Section XCVII < [Sambhava Parva]
Section CCCX < [Mokshadharma Parva]
The Devi Bhagavata Purana (by Swami Vijñanananda)
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 42 - Gaṅgeśvara (gaṅga-īśvara-liṅga) < [Section 2 - Caturaśīti-liṅga-māhātmya]
Chapter 5 - Redemption from Curse of Alaṃbuṣā and Vidhūma < [Section 1 - Setu-māhātmya]
Harivamsha Purana (by Manmatha Nath Dutt)
The Padma Purana (by N.A. Deshpande)
Chapter 39 - Savidyā Sandhyā, Lauhitya, Karatoyā, etc. < [Section 3 - Svarga-khaṇḍa (section on the heavens)]