Vedavyasa, Vedavyāsa, Veda-vyasa: 12 definitions
Vedavyasa 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
Vedavyāsa (वेदव्यास):—m. der Veda-Diaskeuast, = vyāsa [Trikāṇḍaśeṣa.2,7,19.] [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 846.] [Mahābhārata.1,76. 13,680. 1337.] [Harivaṃśa 2364.] [Varāhamihira’s Bṛhajjātaka S. 46,12.] [Weber’s Verzeichniss 13,5. 9. No. 392] [?(S. 104). 804. 1343. Oxforder Handschriften.3,a, No. 24.9,b,14. Viṣṇupurāṇa 272. Weber’s Indische Studien.1,468. fg.3,396. PAÑCAR.2,1,15.3,1,9.]
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 (+68): Vyasa, Parashara, Badarayanasiddhamta, Agnipurana, Adipurana, Vedavyasatirtha, Vedavyasasvamin, Adiparva, Jatukarna, Krishnadvaipayana, Tattaja, Badarayana, Trivarsha, Purana, Arvak, Somamukhayayana, Varṇi, Vedanyasastotraratnanamavali, Shriyavasa, Vedavyasa bhatta.
Search found 54 books and stories containing Vedavyasa, Vedavyāsa, Veda-vyasa, Veda-vyāsa, Vēdavyāsa, Vēda-vyāsa; (plurals include: Vedavyasas, Vedavyāsas, vyasas, vyāsas, Vēdavyāsas). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
The Devi Bhagavata Purana (by Swami Vijñanananda)
Chapter 1 - On the description of Gāyatrī < [Book 12]
Garga Samhita (English) (by Danavir Goswami)
Verse 4.6.24 < [Chapter 6 - The Story of the Ayodhyā Women]
Verse 8.11.2 < [Chapter 11 - The King of Prayers to Lord Balarāma]
Verse 1.10.34 < [Chapter 10 - Description of the Birth of Lord Balarāma]
Preceptors of Advaita (by T. M. P. Mahadevan)
Chaitanya Bhagavata (by Bhumipati Dāsa)
Verse 1.17.63 < [Chapter 17 - The Lord’s Travel to Gayā]
Verse 2.28.186 < [Chapter 28 - The Lord’s Pastime of Accepting Sannyāsa]
Verse 3.5.756 < [Chapter 5 - The Pastimes of Nityānanda]
Puranic encyclopaedia (by Vettam Mani)