Vidyadevi, Vidyādevī, Vidya-devi: 6 definitions
Vidyadevi means something in Jainism, Prakrit, 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
Vidyādevī (विद्यादेवी):—f. bei den Jaina Bez. einer Klasse göttlicher Wesen, deren sechszehn angenommen werden, [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 238. fgg.]
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Full-text (+47): Prajnapti, Vajrashrinkhala, Acchupta, Kulishankusha, Vairotya, Cakreshvari, Sarvastra, Mahamanasika, Mahajvala, Vairathya, Sarvvastra, Naradatta, Mahakali, Manasi, Gandhari, Manavi, Kali, Mahakala, Mahamanasi, Vajrankusha.
Search found 5 books and stories containing Vidyadevi, Vidyādevī, Vidya-devi, Vidyā-devī; (plurals include: Vidyadevis, Vidyādevīs, devis, devīs). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Jainism in Odisha (Orissa) (by Ashis Ranjan Sahoo)
Jain Remains of Ancient Bengal (by Shubha Majumder)
Image worship in Jainism < [Chapter 6 - Iconographic Study of Jaina Sculptural Remains]
Meaning of Tīrthaṅkara < [Chapter 1 - Introduction and Scope of the Present Study]
Trishashti Shalaka Purusha Caritra (by Helen M. Johnson)
Part 5: Story of Śāntimatī < [Chapter III - Eighth incarnation as Vajrāyudha]
Part 5: Description of Vaitāḍhya < [Chapter III]
Vastu-shastra (5): Temple Architecture (by D. N. Shukla)
Temples of Gujrat (Gujarat) and the West < [Chapter 12 - History of Hindu Temples (Prāsādas and Vimānas)]