Gardhrapaksha, Gārdhrapakṣa, Gardhra-paksha: 4 definitions

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Gardhrapaksha 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.

Gardhrapaksha has 2 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Gārdhrapakṣa can be transliterated into English as Gardhrapaksa or Gardhrapaksha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Gārdhrapakṣa (गार्ध्रपक्ष):—(gā + pakṣa) m. (sc. śara u. s. w.) ein mit Geierfedern geschmückter Pfeil [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 778] (gārdha).

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

Gārdhrapakṣa (गार्ध्रपक्ष):—m. ein mit Geierfedern geschmückter Pfeil.

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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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