Caragriha, Caragṛha, Cara-griha: 4 definitions


Caragriha 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.

Caragriha has 2 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Caragṛha can be transliterated into English as Caragrha or Caragriha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Charagriha.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Caragriha in Sanskrit glossary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Caragṛha (चरगृह):—(cara + gṛha) n. ein wandelndes Zodiakalbild d. i. das 1ste, 4te, 7te und 10te [Varāhamihira’s Laghujātaka 1, 7.] [BṚH. S. 95, 3. 16.]

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

Caragṛha (चरगृह):—n. das 1te , 4te , 7te und 10te Zodiakalbild.

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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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