Likhya, Likhyā: 10 definitions
Likhya means something in Buddhism, Pali, Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Likhya (लिख्य):—m. Niss, das Ei einer Laus [Śārṅgadhara SAṂH. 1, 7, 10.] likhyā 1. dass.; als Maass: jālāntaragate bhānau yaccāṇurdṛśyate (sic) rajaḥ . taiścaturbhirbhavellikhyā likhyāṣadbhiśca sarṣapaḥ .. [Śabdacandrikā im Śabdakalpadruma] — Vgl. likṣā .Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Likhya (लिख्य):—m. und likhyā f. Niss , das Ei einer Laus [Bhāvaprakāśa 4,37.] Auch als best. Maass [Agnipurāṇa 39,20] (f.).
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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Parama Samhita (English translation) (by Krishnaswami Aiyangar)
The Vishnu Purana (by Horace Hayman Wilson)
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The Garuda Purana (by Manmatha Nath Dutt)
The Agni Purana (by N. Gangadharan)
The Practice Manual of Noble Tārā Kurukullā (by Dharmachakra Translation Committee)