Nagatirtha, Nāgatīrtha, Naga-tirtha: 6 definitions
Nagatirtha 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
Nāgatīrtha (नागतीर्थ):—(1. nāga + tīrtha) n. Nomen proprium eines Tīrtha [ŚIVA-Pāṇini’s acht Bücher] in [Oxforder Handschriften 67,a,14.] māhātmya [MACK. Coll. I, 74.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Nāgatīrtha (नागतीर्थ):—n. Nomen proprium eines Tīrtha. māhātmya n.
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Starts with: Nagatirthamahatmya.
Search found 9 books and stories containing Nagatirtha, Nāgatīrtha, Naga-tirtha, Nāga-tīrtha; (plurals include: Nagatirthas, Nāgatīrthas, tirthas, tīrthas). 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 183 - Creation of Nāga Tīrtha < [Section 1 - Tīrtha-māhātmya]
Chapter 163 - The Greatness of Nāga Tīrtha < [Section 3 - Revā-khaṇḍa]
Chapter 5 - Greatness of Nāga Tīrtha < [Section 3 - Arbuda-khaṇḍa]
The Gautami Mahatmya (by G. P. Bhatt)
List of Mahabharata people and places (by Laxman Burdak)
The Matsya Purana (critical study) (by Kushal Kalita)
Part 3b - Tīrthas recommended for Śrāddhas < [Chapter 8 - Geographical data in the Matsyapurāṇa]
The Padma Purana (by N.A. Deshpande)
Chapter 37 - Other Holy Places of Vārāṇasī < [Section 3 - Svarga-khaṇḍa (section on the heavens)]
Chapter 28 - Dharmatīrtha, Śākambharī, Rathāvartta, etc. < [Section 3 - Svarga-khaṇḍa (section on the heavens)]
Chapter 11 - A list of sacred places (tīrtha) < [Section 1 - Sṛṣṭi-khaṇḍa (section on creation)]