The Joyous Meditation Teachings of Lorin Roche


Maha-Mighty, strong, abundant

kuhanena prayogeṇa sadya eva mṛgekṣaṇe |
samudeti
mahānando yena tattvaṃ prakāśate || 66 ||
maha
mahá 1 [p= 794,1] [L=159155]
great , mighty , strong , abundant RV.
mahá 1 [p= 794,1] [L=159156]
(cf. makha , magha) a feast , festival MBh.
mahá 1 [p= 794,2] [L=159157]
the festival of spring S3is3. Hariv. Var.
mahá 1 [p= 794,2] [L=159158]
a partic. ekā*ha S3a1n3khS3r.
mahá 1 [p= 794,2] [L=159159]
a sacrifice L.
mahá 1 [p= 794,2] [L=159160]
a buffalo L.
mahá 1 [p= 794,2] [L=159161]
light , lustre , brilliance L.
mahā 1 [p= 794,2] [L=159162]
a cow L.
mahá 1 [p= 794,2] [L=159163]
Ichnocarpus Frutescens L.
mahá 1 [p= 794,2] [L=159164]
pl. great deeds RV.
maha 2 [p= 794,2] [L=159174]
comp. for mahā before and before r for .
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mahā
mahá 1 [p= 794,1] [L=159155]
great , mighty , strong , abundant RV.
mahá 1 [p= 794,1] [L=159156]
(cf. makha , magha) a feast , festival MBh.
mahá 1 [p= 794,2] [L=159157]
the festival of spring S3is3. Hariv. Var.
mahá 1 [p= 794,2] [L=159158]
a partic. ekā*ha S3a1n3khS3r.
mahá 1 [p= 794,2] [L=159159]
a sacrifice L.
mahá 1 [p= 794,2] [L=159160]
a buffalo L.
mahá 1 [p= 794,2] [L=159161]
light , lustre , brilliance L.
mahā 1 [p= 794,2] [L=159162]
a cow L.
mahá 1 [p= 794,2] [L=159163]
Ichnocarpus Frutescens L.
mahá 1 [p= 794,2] [L=159164]
pl. great deeds RV.
mahā́ [p= 794,3] [L=159292]
comp. for mahat (in RV. ii , 22 , 1 and iii , 23 ; 49 , 1 used for mahat as an independent word in acc. sg. mahā́m = mahāntam).
mahā [p= 803,3] [L=161640]
kara &c » [p= 794,3].
mahā [p= 1331,2] [L=338040]
comp.)
(H2) mfn.
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(H1) mahā-ka
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see also

mahari
maha--ri [p= 794,2] [L=159183]
a great ṛṣi , any great sage or saint (accord. to Mn. i , 34 ten maharis were created by manu svāyambhuva , viz. marīci , atri , agiras , pulastya , pulaha , kratu , pracetas , vasiṣṭha , bhgu , nārada , also called the 10 prajāpatis , q.v. ; some restrict the number to 7 , and some add daka , dharma , gautama , kava , vālmīki , vyāsa , manu , vibhāṇḍaka &c ) Mn. MBh. &c ( IW. 206 n. 1)
794,2] [L=159184]
of śiva S3ivag.
794,2] [L=159185]
buddha L.
794,2] [L=159186]
Cat.
(H3) m.
[p= N.
[p= of
[p= of a poet


mahat
mahát [p= 794,2] [L=159193]
(orig. pr. p. of √1. mah ; strong form , mahānt f. mahatī́ ; in ep. often mahat for mahāntam ; ibc. mostly mahā q.v.) great (in space , time , quantity or degree) i.e. large , big , huge , ample , extensive , long , abundant , numerous , considerable , important , high , eminent RV. &c &c (also ind. in mahad-bhū , to become great or full [said of the moon] S3is3. )
794,2] [L=159194]
instr.) ChUp.
794,2] [L=159195]
ifc.) distinguished by S3ak.
794,2] [L=159196]
ib.
794,2] [L=159197]
MBh.
794,2] [L=159198]
ib.
794,2] [L=159199]
ib.
794,2] [L=159200]
La1t2y.
794,2] [L=159201]
jana sg.) MBh. (with uktha n. a partic. uktha of 720 verses ; with aukthya n. N. of a sāman MBh. ; mahānti bhūtāni , the gross elements Mn. MBh. ; cf. mahābhūta)
mahát [p= 794,2] [L=159202]
a great or noble man (opp. to nīca , alpa or dīna) Ka1v. Ka1m. Pan5cat.
mahát [p= 794,2] [L=159203]
the leader of a sect or superior of a monastery RTL. 87 n. 1
mahát [p= 794,2] [L=159204]
a camel L.
mahát [p= 794,2] [L=159205]
N. of rudra or of a partic. rudra BhP.
mahát [p= 794,2] [L=159206]
of a dānava Hariv.
mahát [p= 794,2] [L=159207]
(scil. gaa) , a partic. class of deceased progenitors Ma1rkP.
mahát [p= 794,2] [L=159208]
of two princes VP.
mahát [p= 794,2] [L=159209]
(rarely n. scil. tattva) , " the great principle " , N. of buddhi , " Intellect " , or the intellectual principle (according to the khya philosophy the second of the 23 principles produced from prakti and so called as the great source of ahakāra , " self-consciousness " , and manas , " the mind " ; cf. IW. 83 , 91 &c ) MaitrUp. Mn. Sa1m2khyak. MBh. &c
mahátī [p= 794,2] [L=159210]
the egg-plant Bhpr.
mahát [p= 794,2] [L=159211]
the (7 or 100-stringed) lute of nārada S3is3.
mahát [p= 794,2] [L=159212]
(with dvādaśī) , the 12th day in the light half of the month bhādrapada Pur. Sus3r.
mahát [p= 794,2] [L=159213]
anything great or important ChUp.
mahát [p= 794,2] [L=159214]
greatness , power , might S3Br. A1s3vGr2.
mahát [p= 794,2] [L=159215]
dominion L.
mahát [p= 794,2] [L=159216]
a great thing , important matter , the greater part A1s3vGr2.
mahát [p= 794,2] [L=159217]
advanced state or time (mahatí rātriyai or rātryai , in the middle of the night TS. Br. )
mahát [p= 794,2] [L=159218]
sacred knowledge MBh.
(H2) mfn.
[p= abounding on rich in (
[p= (
[p= early (morning)
[p= advanced (afternoon)
[p= violent (pain or emotion)
[p= thick (as darkness) , gross
[p= loud (as noise)
[p= many (people , with
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(H1) mahát [p= 803,3] [L=161627]