Naivedya: 23 definitions


Naivedya means something in Buddhism, Pali, Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India, Marathi, Hindi. 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.

Naivedya has 21 English definitions available.

Alternative spellings of this word include Naivedy.

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

Naivedya (नैवेद्य):—(von nivedya) n. eine Darbringung von Speisen an ein Idol [Bhāgavatapurāṇa.8,16,40. 52.] [Oxforder Handschriften 95,a,10.] Inschr. in [Journ. of the Am. Or. S. 7,12,13.] [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 857.]

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Naivedya (नैवेद्य):—[Bhāgavatapurāṇa 11,27,34.] [WEBER, Rāmatāpanīya Upaniṣad 327.] [Oxforder Handschriften 85,a,2 v. u. b,25. 103,b,25.]

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

Naivedya (नैवेद्य):—n. eine Darbringung von Speisen an ein Idol.

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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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