Manidvipa, Mani-dvipa, Maṇidvīpa: 8 definitions
Manidvipa 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.
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Maṇidvīpa (मणिद्वीप):—[(ma + dvīpa)] m.
1) Juweleninsel, Bez. einer mythischen Insel im Nectarmeere [ANANDAL. 8] in [Kāvya-Saṅgraha 247.] —
2) die Haube der Schlange Ananta [ŚABDĀRTHAK.] bei [WILSON.]
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Full-text (+25): Ratnadvipa, Kurandaka, Bhallataka, Pilu, Kankola, Kutaja, Tamala, Panasa, Kancanara, Talaparna, Talaparni, Talasi, Ela, Devadaru, Punnaga, Jamvira, Kanakavriksha, Kshiravriksha, Khadira, Ganika.
Search found 4 books and stories containing Manidvipa, Mani-dvipa, Maṇidvīpa, Maṇi-dvīpa; (plurals include: Manidvipas, dvipas, Maṇidvīpas, dvīpas). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
The Devi Bhagavata Purana (by Swami Vijñanananda)
Chapter 12 - On the description of Maṇi Dvīpa < [Book 12]
Chapter 10 - On the description of Maṇi Dvīpa < [Book 12]
Chapter 37 - On Bhakti Yoga < [Book 7]
The Shiva Purana (by J. L. Shastri)
Blue Annals (deb-ther sngon-po) (by George N. Roerich)
Chapter 3 - Guhyasamāja-tantra system of Jñānapāda < [Book 7 - The preaching of the Tantras]
Shakti and Shakta (by John Woodroffe)