Shivaloka, Śivaloka, Shiva-loka: 8 definitions
Shivaloka 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.
Shivaloka has 7 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit term Śivaloka can be transliterated into English as Sivaloka or Shivaloka, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Śivaloka (शिवलोक):—m. Śiva’s Welt (auf dem Kailāsa) [PAÑCAR. 1, 3, 31.] [Bhaviṣyapurāna im Tithyāditattva] nach [Śabdakalpadruma]
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: Shivalokanivasin.
Full-text (+35): Vaikunthadhama, Simhadvara, Nivasin, Shripura, Kashika, Agniloka, Shivalokanivasin, Marakatashala, Shuddhatattva, Svarnamukhari, Suvarnamukhari, Gridhrakuta, Shivagana, Ashtangarghya, Adharmamahisha, Shrishakti, Devyuma, Naradiyapurana, Gayatirtha, Avimukta.
Search found 17 books and stories containing Shivaloka, Śivaloka, Sivaloka, Shiva-loka, Śiva-loka, Siva-loka, Śivalōka, Śiva-lōka; (plurals include: Shivalokas, Śivalokas, Sivalokas, lokas, Śivalōkas, lōkas). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Brihad Bhagavatamrita (commentary) (by Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Nārāyana Gosvāmī Mahārāja)
Verse 1.2.85 < [Chapter 2 - Divya (the celestial plane)]
Verse 1.2.96-97 < [Chapter 2 - Divya (the celestial plane)]
Verse 2.3.67 < [Chapter 3 - Bhajana (loving service)]
The Shiva Purana (by J. L. Shastri)
Chapter 52 - The bridegroom’s party is fed and Śiva retires to bed < [Section 2.3 - Rudra-saṃhitā (3): Pārvatī-khaṇḍa]
Chapter 18 - The Redemption of Guṇanidhi < [Section 2.1 - Rudra-saṃhitā (1): Sṛśṭi-khaṇḍa]
Chapter 29 - The previous birth of Śaṅkhacūḍa < [Section 2.5 - Rudra-saṃhitā (5): Yuddha-khaṇḍa]
The Religion and Philosophy of Tevaram (Thevaram) (by M. A. Dorai Rangaswamy)
Introduction < [Volume 3.3 - Pilgrim’s progress: to Chola (later?)]
Introduction < [Volume 3.5 - Pilgrim’s progress: to the North]
Chapter 83 - Thirukodikkuzhagar or Tirukkotikkulakar (Hymn 32) < [Volume 3.7 - Unto the last]
The Devi Bhagavata Purana (by Swami Vijñanananda)
Chapter 6 - On the greatness of Rudrākṣams < [Book 11]
Chapter 3 - On the glories of the Rudrākṣa beads < [Book 11]
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 17 - The Greatness of Daśāśvamedha < [Section 1 - Avantīkṣetra-māhātmya]
Chapter 174 - The Greatness of Gopeśvara (gopa-īśvara-tīrtha) < [Section 3 - Revā-khaṇḍa]
Chapter 39 - The Greatness of Mahākālavana < [Section 1 - Avantīkṣetra-māhātmya]
Later Chola Temples (by S. R. Balasubrahmanyam)