Citrashva, Citrāśvā: 4 definitions
Citrashva 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.
Citrashva has 2 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit term Citrāśvā can be transliterated into English as Citrasva or Citrashva, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Alternative spellings of this word include Chitrashva.
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Citrāśva (चित्राश्व):—(citra + aśva) m. Beiname Satyavant's [Sāvitryupākhyāna 2, 13], wo auch der Ursprung des Namens erklärt wird.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Citrāśva (चित्राश्व):—m. Beiname Satyavant's.
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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Mahabharata (English) (by Kisari Mohan Ganguli)
The Nilamata Purana (by Dr. Ved Kumari)
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)