Suvarnadvipa, Suvarṇadvīpa, Suvarna-dvipa: 7 definitions
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Suvarṇadvīpa (सुवर्णद्वीप):—m. n. Goldinsel d. i. wohl Sumatra [Mémoire géographique 39.] [Kathāsaritsāgara 54,100. 56,62. 123,110.] [Oxforder Handschriften 66,a,1.] [TĀRAN. 161. 263.] — Vgl. svarṇadvīpa .
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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Full-text (+4): Svarnashuktika, Suvarnabhumi, Cakravarmini, Svarnadvipa, Vajradaka, Akashagarbha, Upamelapaka, Candrashekhara, Candika, Dharmakirti, Rudra, Koshala, Kayacakra, Pretadhivasini, Suvarnapati, Pandaravasini, Saurashtra, Samudrashura, Pretapuri, Kalinga.
Search found 4 books and stories containing Suvarnadvipa, Suvarṇa-dvīpa, Suvarṇadvīpa, Suvarna-dvipa; (plurals include: Suvarnadvipas, dvīpas, Suvarṇadvīpas, dvipas). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
Appendix 2 - The location of Suvarṇabhūmi or Suvarṇadvīpa < [Chapter XVI - The Story of Śāriputra]
Part 2 - Śāriputra and Maudgalyāyana at Sañjaya < [Chapter XVI - The Story of Śāriputra]
Appendix 1 - The legend of Śāriputra and his teacher Sañjaya < [Chapter XVI - The Story of Śāriputra]
Bodhisattvacharyavatara (by Andreas Kretschmar)
Kathasaritsagara (the Ocean of Story) (by Somadeva)
Chapter LIV < [Book IX - Alaṅkāravatī]
Chapter LXXXVI < [Book XII - Śaśāṅkavatī]
Chapter CXXIII < [Book XVIII - Viṣamaśīla]
Settlement in Early Historic Ganga Plain (by Chirantani Das)
Part 7 - Nalanda’s Rise of a Multi-functional Nodal Centre < [Chapter III - Nālandā: Evidence for rise and progress of the settlement]