Baldev बलदेव

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  • 4 syllables and 6 letters
  • pronounced as bal-dev
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) बलदेव

Baldev name meaning

Literal meaning of Baldev:

From the Sanskrit elements bala (strength) and deva (a God): hence, "God of strength." Balarama (बलराम, phonetically Balarāma), also named Baladeva, Balabhadra and Halayudha, is the elder brother of the divine being, Krishna in Hinduism. Within Vaishnavism and a number of South Indian, Hindu traditions Balarama is worshipped as an avatar of Vishnu, and he is also listed as such in the Bhagavata Purana. Within both the Vaishnava traditions and Hinduism generally he is acknowledged as being a manifestation of Shesha, the serpent on whom Vishnu rests. Balarama is in charge of eternity and knowledge. Hence he worshipped as the supreme teacher or Adiguru.

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  • Baldev is modern transcription of Baladeva.
  • Baladeva Vidyabhusana is considered the founder of the Gaudiya Vaisnava school of Vedanta, achintya-bhedabheda vedanta. He was a prominent Gaudiya Vaishnava acharya (religious teacher). He is famous for his Govinda-bhasya commentary to Vedanta-sutra.

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