Advaita Ācārya

biographical name
an intimate associate of Śrīman Mahāprabhu and one of the members of the pañca-tattva. He is the combined form of Mahā-Viṣṇu and Sadāśiva. He was a disciple of Śrī Mādhavendra Purī and by age senior to Śrī Caitanya. Seeing the fallen condition of the jīvas in Kali-yuga, He prayed to the Lord to descend. Śrīman Mahāprabhu appeared partly to fulfill His request

The Bhaktivedanta encyclopedia. 2015.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Advaita Acharya — (1434 1539), is famous as a Gaudiya Vaishnava saint, and as being one of the close companions of the eminent Vaishnava preacher Chaitanya Mahaprabhu.cite journal author = Brzezinski, J.A.N. year = 2004 title = Charismatic Renewal And… …   Wikipedia

  • ācārya — term (ācārya), name (Ācārya) spiritual preceptor, one who teaches by example ✍ the Vaiṣṇava ācāryas, Gauḍīya Vaiṣṇava ācāryas, etc. ✍ Gargācārya, Śaṅkarācārya, Bhaṭṭācārya, Śukrācārya, Droṇācārya, Madhvvācārya, Rāmānujācārya, Vedāntācārya,… …   The Bhaktivedanta encyclopedia

  • Haridasa Thakur — Infobox ReligiousBio background = #FFA01A name = Haridasa Thakur religion = Gaudiya Vaishnavism ISKCON alias = Mama thakur, Yavana Haridas, location = Mayapur and Puri India Title = Nama acharya of the International Society for Krishna… …   Wikipedia

  • Chaitanya Mahaprabhu — Part of …   Wikipedia

  • Адвайта Ачарья — …   Википедия

  • Шриниваса Ачарья — Śrinivāsa Ācārya Рождение: 15 мая 1517(1517 05 15) Смерть …   Википедия

  • Madhavendra Puri — ( IAST|Mādhavendra Purī in IAST) also known as Madhavendra Puri Goswami is a Vaishnava saint who appeared in the 14th century.BiographyVery little is known about early years of Madhavendra Puri, as in majority of sources he is figuring already a… …   Wikipedia

  • Гаудия-вайшнавизм — Запрос «Сознание Кришны» перенаправляется сюда. О кришнаитах см. также Международное общество сознания Кришны. Статья по тематике Индуизм История …   Википедия

  • Панча-таттва — Божества Панча таттвы на вайшнавском алтаре. Панча таттва (санскр. पञ्चतत्त्व …   Википедия

  • Сварупа Дамодара — Госвами (Svarūpa Dāmodara Gosvāmī IAST)  индуистский кришнаитский святой, один из самых близких спутников основоположника гаудия вайшнавизма Чайтаньи Махапрабху.[1] При рождении, Сварупу Дамодару нарекли именем Пурушоттама Ачарья. О… …   Википедия

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.