Vamanapurana, Vāmanapurāṇa, Vamana-purana: 9 definitions
Vamanapurana 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
Vāmanapurāṇa (वामनपुराण):—n. das von Viṣṇu als Zwerge handelnde Purāṇa [Viṣṇupurāṇa Einl. XLVII.] [Oxforder Handschriften 45,b,1. 84,b,3. 182,b,46. 270,b,40. 279,a,46.]
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 (+95): Gajendramokshana, Kapalina, Girishalini, Aupavitika, Lolarka, Papanta, Kurmakalpa, Pakshakrit, Upapurana, Arnodara, Kratheshvara, Shailadi, Ashunyashayana, Karakacaturthikatha, Kayajvalivratakatha, Jimutaketu, Jambuvanaja, Gangamanasikasnana, Shalagramagiri, Tulasistavaraja.
Search found 19 books and stories containing Vamanapurana, Vāmanapurāṇa, Vamana-purana, Vāmana-purāṇa; (plurals include: Vamanapuranas, Vāmanapurāṇas, puranas, purāṇas). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Puranic encyclopaedia (by Vettam Mani)
The Vishnu Purana (by Horace Hayman Wilson)
14. The Vāmana Purāṇa < [Preface]
Bhakti-rasamrta-sindhu (by Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī)
Brihad Bhagavatamrita (commentary) (by Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Nārāyana Gosvāmī Mahārāja)
Verse 1.3.15 < [Chapter 3 - Prapañcātīta (beyond the Material Plane)]
Verse 2.3.77 < [Chapter 3 - Bhajana (loving service)]
Verse 2.3.51 < [Chapter 3 - Bhajana (loving service)]
Chaitanya Bhagavata (by Bhumipati Dāsa)
Verse 2.17.95 < [Chapter 17 - The Lord’s Wandering Throughout Navadvīpa and Descriptions of the Devotees’ Glories]
Verse 3.2.143 < [Chapter 2 - Description of the Lord’s Travel Through Bhuvaneśvara and Other Placesto Jagannātha Purī]
The Matsya Purana (critical study) (by Kushal Kalita)
Part 2 - Matsyapurāṇa: an introductory note < [Chapter 1 - Introduction]
Geographical Aspects of the Purāṇas (Introduction) < [Chapter 8 - Geographical data in the Matsyapurāṇa]
Part 4.2d - Nakṣatrapuruṣa-vrata < [Chapter 4 - Religious aspects of the Matsyapurāṇa]