Cakrapura, Cakra-pura: 5 definitions
Cakrapura means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Jainism, Prakrit. 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.
Cakrapura has 3 English definitions available.
Alternative spellings of this word include Chakrapura.
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Cakrapura (चक्रपुर):—(cakra + pura) n. Nomen proprium einer von Kakramardikā erbauten Stadt [Rājataraṅgiṇī 4, 213.]
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Cakrapura (चक्रपुर):—n. Nomen proprium einer Stadt [Kathāsaritsāgara 123, 213.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Cakrapura (चक्रपुर):—n. Nomen proprium einer Stadt.
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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Trishashti Shalaka Purusha Caritra (by Helen M. Johnson)
Part 4: Birth of Ānanda < [Chapter III - Ānandapuruṣapuṇḍarīkabalicaritra]
Part 6: Episode of Sumitra and Padma < [Chapter I - Previous incarnations of Ariṣṭanemi (Nemi)]
Part 6: Kunthu’s initiation < [Chapter I - Śrī Kunthusvāmicaritra]
Kathasaritsagara (the Ocean of Story) (by Somadeva)