The Joyous Meditation Teachings of Lorin Roche


Bhairavi-A name of the Goddess, exciting terror



The name of a popular raga in Indian music


bhairavī
bhairava [p= 767,1] [L=152990]
(ā and ī)n. (fr. bhīru) frightful , terrible , horrible , formidable (am ind.) MBh. R. &c
767,1] [L=152991]
bhairava Cat.
bhairava [p= 767,1] [L=152992]
N. of a form of śiva (cf RTL. 85) Prab. Ra1jat. Pur. (in the latter 8 bhairava's are enumerated , viz. mahā- , sahāra- , asitā*ga- , ruru- kāla- , krodha- , tāmracūa- , or kapāla- , candracūa- or rudra-bh° ; sometimes other names are given e.g. vidyā-rāja , kāma-r° , nāga-r° , svacchanda-r° , lambita-r° , deva-r° , ugra-r° , vighna-r°)
bhairava [p= 767,1] [L=152993]
a man representing bhairava's W.
bhairava [p= 767,1] [L=152994]
a jackal L.
bhairava [p= 767,1] [L=152995]
a mountain L.
bhairava [p= 767,1] [L=152996]
(in music) N. of a rāga
bhairava [p= 767,1] [L=152997]
N. of a chief of śiva's host , Ka1lP.
bhairava [p= 767,1] [L=152998]
of a son of śiva by tārā-vatī (wife of candra-śekhara , king of karavīra-pura) ib.
bhairava [p= 767,1] [L=152999]
of a nāga MBh.
bhairava [p= 767,1] [L=153000]
of a yaka Cat.
bhairava [p= 767,1] [L=153001]
of a hunter Hit.
bhairava [p= 767,1] [L=153002]
of 2 kings and various teachers and authors (also with tripāhin , daivajña , tilaka , dīkita , ācārya , bhaṭṭa and miśra) ib.
bhairava [p= 767,1] [L=153003]
of a river L.
bhairava [p= 767,1] [L=153004]
N. of a partic. sect VP.
bhairavā [p= 767,1] [L=153005]
N. of nirti VYogay. ??
bhairavā [p= 767,1] [L=153006]
of a class of apsaras VP.
bhairavī [p= 767,1] [L=153007]
» below
bhairava [p= 767,1] [L=153008]
terror or the property of exciting terror W.
bhairava [p= 767,1] [L=153009]
= bhairava-tantra below.
bhairavī [p= 767,1] [L=153042]
of °va
767,1] [L=153043]
of a partic. form of durgā RTL. 188
767,1] [L=153044]
durgā at the durgā festival) L.
767,1] [L=153045]
N. of a rāgiī.
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[p= a girl of 12 years (representing
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