Mahabhoga, Mahābhoga, Maha-bhoga: 9 definitions


Mahabhoga means something in Buddhism, Pali, 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.

Mahabhoga has 7 English definitions available.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Mahabhoga in Sanskrit glossary

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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Mahābhoga (महाभोग):—1. (ma + ā) adj. einen grossen Umfang habend: nyagrodhapādapa [Kathāsaritsāgara 17, 106.] jyotīrasaśilātala [50, 177.]

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Mahābhoga (महाभोग):—2. (ma + 1. bhoga) adj. grosse Windungen habend, grosse Ringe bildend, von einer Schlange [Mahābhārata 1, 1203.] m. eine grosse Schlange [AṢṬĀV. 18, 53.]

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Mahābhoga (महाभोग):—3. (ma + 2. bhoga) m. Hochgenuss [Kathāsaritsāgara 29, 53.]

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Mahābhoga (महाभोग):—4. (wie eben) adj. grosse Genüsse verschaffend; f. ā Beiname der Durgā: mahārthasādhanīdevī mahābhogā tataḥ smṛtā [Devīpurāṇa 45 im Śabdakalpadruma]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Mahābhoga (महाभोग):—1. Adj. einen grossen Umfang habend.

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Mahābhoga (महाभोग):—2. —

1) Adj. grosse Windungen habend , — Ringe bildend (Schlange). —

2) m. eine grosse Schlange.

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Mahābhoga (महाभोग):—3. m. Hochgenuss.

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Mahābhoga (महाभोग):—4. Adj. (f. ā) grosse Genüsse verschaffend (Durgā).

context information

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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