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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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]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.
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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The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 31 - The Origin of the Submarine Fire (Vāḍava or Vaḍavānala) < [Section 1 - Prabhāsa-kṣetra-māhātmya]
Chapter 280 - Greatness of Cyavaneśvara (Cyavana-īśvara) < [Section 1 - Prabhāsa-kṣetra-māhātmya]
Chapter 119 - Defeat of the Army of Gods < [Section 1 - Tīrtha-māhātmya]
The Markandeya Purana (Study) (by Chandamita Bhattacharya)
Trishashti Shalaka Purusha Caritra (by Helen M. Johnson)
Part 1: Prasenajit in Kuśāgrapura < [Chapter VI - Adoption of right-belief by Śreṇika]
Part 3: Birth of Candraprabha < [Chapter VI - Candraprabhacaritra]
Part 17: Bharata’s grief < [Chapter VI]
Mahabharata (English) (by Kisari Mohan Ganguli)
Harivamsha Purana (by Manmatha Nath Dutt)
Chapter 39 - An Account of Akrura < [Book 1 - Harivamsa Parva]
Chapter 69 - The History of the Parijata Tree < [Book 2 - Vishnu Parva]
Chapter 18 - Indra Sends Down Punishment < [Book 2 - Vishnu Parva]
Harshacharita (socio-cultural Study) (by Mrs. Nandita Sarmah)