HINDU ENCYCLOPEDIA

सनातन धर्म भूमिका

Meaning of "Agama_Saiva >"

Word

Agama_Saiva

Sanskrit

आगम - शैव

IAST

āgama śivā

In General

There are 28 Saiva Agamas.The 28 Saiva Agamas are said to have been revealed from all the five faces of Siva. The rishis who received the agamas were Kausika, Kasyapa, Bharadvaja, Gautama and Agastya. The Sadyojata face revealed the Kamika, Yogaja, Cintya, Karana and Ajita. These were taught to Kausika Rishi. Some Agamas are: Mrgendra, Raurava, Pauskara, Kamika, Yogaja, Cintya, Karana, Ajita, Dipta, Sukshuma, Sahasra, Amsumat, Suprabheda, Vijaya, Nisvasa, Svayambhuva, Agneya, Vira, Raurava, Mukata, Vimala, Chandrajnana, Mukhabimba, Prodgita, Lalita, Siddha, Santana, Sarvokta, Parameswara, Kirana, Vatula

Related entries found !

Word Sanskrit IAST In General Veda Purana