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Definition of the noun agama
What does agama mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: agamas
- small terrestrial lizard of warm regions of the Old World
Alternative definition of the noun agama
- Any of the various small, long-tailed lizards of the subfamily Agaminae, especially in genera Acanthocercus, Agama, Dendragama, Laudakia, Phrynocephalus, Trapelus and Xenagama.
AGAMA is an Aviation waypoint.
- Agama a.k.a. Āgama: The Agamas are a collection of Sanskrit, Tamil and Grantha scriptures chiefly constituting the methods of temple construction and creation of murti, worship means of deities, philosophical doctrines, meditative practices, attainment of sixfold desires and four kinds of yoga.
- also known as Hindu Agamas
- Agama a.k.a. Āgama: In Buddhism, an āgama is a collection of Early Buddhist scriptures. The five āgamas together comprise the Suttapiṭaka of the early Buddhist schools, which had different recensions of each āgama. In the Pali Canon of the Theravada, the term nikāya is used in place of āgama.
Phrases with Agama
Phrases starting with the word Agama:
- Agama agama
- Agama Picta
- Agama Zonura
- Agama Boensis
- Agama cornuta
- Agama Tigrina
- Agama Africana
- Agama collaris
- Agama Cornutum
- Agama Fasciata
- Agama Gigantea
- Agama Platyura
- Agama Torquata
- Agama Undulata
- Agama coronatum
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Printed encyclopedias and other books with definitions for Agama
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by Peter T. Suzuki
The movement is called Agama Mesehi Indonesia Nias (The Messiah religion of Indonesia in Nias) and members of the sect call themselves “amin”. DIJKSTRA, H ., 1916, Rechtsbepalingen op Nias. De Macedonièr (Groningen) 20: 49–53.
by Georges Cuvier (baron), Pierre André Latreille
to the whole of the subgenus to which this species belongs, and thinks that Agama is the name given to it in the country of which it is a native. A new species called torquata has lately been described by Messrs Pcale and Green, Jour. Acad.
How Reason Helps Break Down the Boundaries between Religions by Francis X. Clooney Professor of Comparative Theology Boston College
The Mrgendra Agama is a Sanskrit-language Saiva text from before 1100. It explores multiple aspects of Saiva theology, ranging from a treatment of the philosophical problems related to divine embodiment to a practical and explicitly ritual ...
The Encyclopedia of Animals (2004)
A Complete Visual Guide by Fred Cooke
Crtlamydosaurus ting//, family Agamidae Banded agama laudakia stelho. family Agamidae Thorny devil Molixh horritiui. family Agamidae Eastern bearded dragon Pogona Mroata, family Agamidae Ocellated mastigure Uromastyx ocellata, ...
Encyclopedia of Hinduism (2006)
by Constance Jones, James D. Ryan
agama most commonly means “ authoritative scripture.” Different systems of tantric tradition may designate different texts as agamas. In South India, for instance, there is a tradition called Agamanta ...
Religions of the World: A Comprehensive Encyclopedia of Beliefs and Practices, 2nd Edition [6 volumes] (2010)
A Comprehensive Encyclopedia of Beliefs and Practices by J. Gordon Melton, Martin Baumann
Affirming the necessity to assimilate, the Khong Kauw Tjong Hwee Indonesia dropped its Chinese name in 1964 and took the Indonesian designation Gabungan Perhimpunan Agama Khonghucu Seluruh Indonesia (Federation of Associations ...
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A South Indian Agama seeking out the sunlight
Photo credit: GimpRider
Photo credit: varmarohit
A Brightly colored Agama keeps an eye on the sky as he also tries to impress his mate.
Photo credit: Ganesh raghunathan
Serengeti National Park (Tanzania)
Photo credit: Leon Cabeiro
- Rock agama
Lake Nakuru, Kenya.
Photo credit: Carine06
- Rock Agama
Photo credit: jackol
- Agama Lizard
The Mwanza flat-headed rock agama lizard, Agama mwanzae on animal skull bones in Kenya
Photo credit: puliarf
- Red-headed Rock Agama
Lake Nakuru National Park, Kenya
Photo credit: Phase Locked Loop
- The Claw (Rock Agama)
Photo credit: Flavio~
- Blue Agama in Namakwaland
Goegap Nature Reserve.
A lizard this blue is just...lekker.
Masters of head nodding, this guys...
Photo credit: Javier Ábalos Álvarez
Photo credit: David W. Siu
- Agama Lizard
Photo credit: Abi Skipp
- Male Namibian Rock Agama
Photo credit: NH53
- Female Namibian Rock Agama
Photo credit: NH53
- Male Agama lizards are so fancy!
Serengeti National Park, Tanzania.
Photo credit: mcoughlin
- Agama Lizard
Agama Lizards, with male in the foreground, and the female, out of focus in the background.
Photo credit: VicBurolla
- Namibian Rock Agama, Palmwag, Namibia
Digiscoping with Swarovski ATM 80 HD 30 X, Coolpix P5100 (Adapter DCB)
Photo credit: Frank.Vassen
- Agama lizard
This Agama was recovering from a fight, hence its weird position and closed eyes.
Photo credit: tonrulkens
A type of large lizard. Lots of these in Jordan too. If you like columns and lizards, you could do no better than sunny friendly Jordan. Ahlan wa ahlan!
Pella, northern Jordan.
Photo credit: young shanahan
- Ground agama
Agama aculeata aculeata; the blue head shows that this is a breeding male
Photo credit: Jeppestown
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Quotes about Agama
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Scrabble value of A1G2A1M3A1
The value of this 5-letter word is 8 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
Anagrams of AGAMA
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