Namakirtana, Nāmakīrtana: 6 definitions
Namakirtana 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
Nāmakīrtana (नामकीर्तन):—n. das Hersagen der Namen (eines Gottes) [WILSON, Sel. Works 1, 164.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Nāmakīrtana (नामकीर्तन):—n. das Nennens Jmds (Gen.) [215,13.] insbes. das Hersagen der Namen eines Gottes.
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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Starts with: Namakirtanamahatmya.
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Bhajana-Rahasya (by Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakura Mahasaya)
Text 1 < [Chapter 3 - Tṛtīya-yāma-sādhana (Pūrvāhna-kālīya-bhajana–niṣṭhā-bhajana)]
Text 37 < [Chapter 1 - Prathama-yāma-sādhana (Niśānta-bhajana–śraddhā)]
Brihad Bhagavatamrita (commentary) (by Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Nārāyana Gosvāmī Mahārāja)
Verse 1.4.59 < [Chapter 4 - Bhakta (the devotee)]
Verse 2.3.169 < [Chapter 3 - Bhajana (loving service)]
Verse 1.1.9 < [Chapter 1 - Bhauma (the earthly plane)]
Chaitanya Bhagavata (by Bhumipati Dāsa)
Verse 2.23.114-115 < [Chapter 23 - Wandering about Navadvīpa On the Day the Lord Delivered the Kazi]
Verse 2.13.251 < [Chapter 13 - The Deliverance of Jagāi and Mādhāi]
Srila Gurudeva (The Supreme Treasure) (by Swami Bhaktivedanta Madhava Maharaja)
Assisting and Meditating on our Gurudeva < [Chapter 2.12 - Early ISKCON Conversations with Śrīla Gurudeva]
Shri Gaudiya Kanthahara (by Srila Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati)
Shakti and Shakta (by John Woodroffe)