Anukirtana, Anukīrtana: 8 definitions


Anukirtana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Anukīrtana (अनुकीर्तन):—(von kīrtay mit anu) n. Bekanntmachung, Verbreitung: duścaritā [Hitopadeśa 27, 16, v. l.] jīvandvijo munā dagdha iti doṣānukīrtanāt [Kathāsaritsāgara 4, 121.]

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Anukīrtana (अनुकीर्तन):—das Hersagen: rāmamantrānu [WEBER, Rāmatāpanīya Upaniṣad 356 (19).] mithyāvadhyānu eine Aeusserung, dass Jmd ungerechter Weise des Todes schuldig erkannt worden sei, [Kathāsaritsāgara 25, 130.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Anukīrtana (अनुकीर्तन):—n. das Hersagen , Nennen [215,7.] Weitererzählen.

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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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