Magha (māgha, माघ or maghā, मघा) may refer to:

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  • Magha — Magha,   indischer Dichter, lebte in der 2. Hälfte des 7. Jahrhunderts in Gujarat; bekannt durch sein in Sanskrit verfasstes Epos »Shishupalavadha« (Tötung des Shishupala), in dem er einen Stoff aus dem »Mahabharata«, die Tötung des Cedi Königs… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Magha — ▪ Indian Sanskrit poet flourished 8th century AD       Sanskrit poet whose only recorded work is Shishupalavadha (“The Slaying of King Shishupala”), an influential mahakavya (“great poem”), a type of classical epic that consists of a variable… …   Universalium

  • maghā — मघा …   Indonesian dictionary

  • maghá — मघ …   Indonesian dictionary

  • māghá — माघ …   Indonesian dictionary

  • Magha — noun the eleventh month of the Hindu calendar; corresponds to January in the Gregorian calendar • Syn: ↑Magh • Hypernyms: ↑Hindu calendar month • Part Holonyms: ↑Hindu calendar • Part Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Magha (poet) — Magha (c. 7th century) (Sanskrit: माघ, Māgha) was a Sanskrit poet at King Varmalata s court at Srimala, the then capital of Gujarat (presently in Rajasthan state). Magha was son of Dattaka Sarvacharya and grandson of Suprabhadeva.[1] His epic… …   Wikipedia

  • Magha Puja — Māgha Pūjā Day / Makha Bucha Day Observed by Thai, Lao, and Cambodian Buddhists Type Buddhist …   Wikipedia

  • Magha (nakshatra) — Magha is a nakshatra in Indian astrology corresponding to the star Regulus.Magha is ruled by Ketu (the Moon s south node). This is the tenth nakshatra of the zodiac, ruled by the deity Pitrigan. It spreads from 0 13°20 in Simha (in Vedic… …   Wikipedia

  • Magha Puja — Makha Bucha (Thai: วันมาฆบูชา) ist ein Feiertag der thailändischen Theravada Buddhisten. Er soll an eine spontane Versammlung von 1250 Schülern des Buddha erinnern, die zusammengekommen waren, um den Buddha predigen zu hören. Dieser Tag fällt… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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