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Definition of the noun Agamas

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Agamas is the vernacular name of the Agama, a genus of Agamidae.


Agamas is a musical group.

  • album: "Agamas"


"Agamas" is a musical album of Agamas.


"Agamas" is an artwork by Sohan Qadri.

  • also known as Agamas, 2008

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Google previewReligious Celebrations (2011)

An Encyclopedia of Holidays, Festivals, Solemn Observances, and Spiritual Commemorations by J. Gordon Melton

Among the prominent Agamas is the Akaranga Sutra, which outlines rules for Jain monks, including the steps that monks should take to avoid harming other living beings. Also valued by J ains is the Kalpa Sutra, considered a most sacred text ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of the Hindu World (1992)

by Gaṅgā Rām Garg

with the earliest extant Agamas generally being placed in the Sth century, although some would prefer to date them several centuries ...

Google previewEncyclopaedic Dictionary of Religion (2005)

The Four Agamas are: 1) Dirghagama, "law treatises on cosmogony; 2) Madhyamagama, "middle" treatises on metaphysics; 3) Samyuktagama, " miscellaneous" treatises on abstract contemplation; 4) Edottaragama, "numerical" treatises on ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Hinduism (1997)

by Bruce M. Sullivan

Many Vaisnava Agamas refer to themselves as Samhitas, and many in Goddess traditions refer to themselves as Tantras. AGNI. Fire, the Vedic god. Eight of the ten books of the Rg Veda begin with poems to Agni (the exceptions are Book 8, ...

Google previewThe Edinburgh encyclopaedia (1832)

by Sir David Brewster

Orbicular Agamas or Ta/iays. Body a little depressed, and beset here and there with small rounded, or pointed tubercles. 16. A. orbicularis. Orbicular A. Body orbicular and rough, vaiieRated above with brown; head like that of a ...

Google previewDictionary of the Dharmasastra (2003)

by Swami Parmeshwaranand

na miilena vina sakhd antarikse prarohati agamas to bhaven mulam bhuktih sakha prakirtita "Without the root no branch grows into the air; title must be the root, and possession is famed as its branch.

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Agamas Lizard

Stellio stellio, commonly known as Agamas. These lizards were all caught on the island of Naxos. They are very territorial and do little push-ups when other lizards approach.

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Scrabble value of A1G2A1M3A1S1

The value of this 6-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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