Pashapani, Pāśapāṇi, Pasha-pani: 9 definitions
Pashapani 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.
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The Sanskrit term Pāśapāṇi can be transliterated into English as Pasapani or Pashapani, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Pāśapāṇi (पाशपाणि):—(pāśa + pā) adj. eine Schlinge in der Hand tragend; m. Beiname Varuṇa’s [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 188,] [Scholiast] [Hemacandra’s Anekārthasaṃgraha 2, 546] (wo pāśapāṇau zu lesen ist). [Halāyudha 1, 74.] [Ṣaḍviṃśabrāhmaṇa 5, 5.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Pāśapāṇi (पाशपाणि):—Adj. —
1) eine Schlinge in der Hand haltend. —
2) m. Beiname Varuṇa'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 57 - Manifestation of Dhuṇḍhi Vināyaka and Fifty-six Vināyakas < [Section 2 - Uttarārdha]
Chapter 12 - The Worlds of Nirṛti and Varuṇa < [Section 1 - Pūrvārdha]
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