Pakashasana, Pakasasana, Pākaśāsana, Pākasāsana, Paka-shasana: 11 definitions


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Pakashasana has 9 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Pākaśāsana can be transliterated into English as Pakasasana or Pakashasana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[«previous next»] — Pakashasana in Sanskrit glossary

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

Pākaśāsana (पाकशासन):—(1. pāka + śā) m. der Züchtiger des Daitya Pāka (urspr. wohl Unterweiser der Einfältigen; vgl. pra pākaṃ śāssi [Ṛgveda 1, 31, 14]), Beiname Indra's [Amarakoṣa 1, 1, 1, 36.] [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 174,] [Scholiast] [Halāyudha 1, 54.] [Indralokāgamana 1, 14.] [Mahābhārata 1, 8279. 13, 271.] [Rāmāyaṇa 1, 60, 16.] [Rāmāyaṇa] [Gorresio 1, 27, 22. 4, 43, 40.] [Kumārasaṃbhava 2, 63.] [Vikramorvaśī 89, 1.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 8, 11, 2.]

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

Pākaśāsana (पाकशासन):—m. Beiname Indra's.

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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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