Prajnacakshus, Prajñācakṣus, Prajna-cakshus: 10 definitions


Prajnacakshus means something in Buddhism, Pali, 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.

Prajnacakshus has 8 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Prajñācakṣus can be transliterated into English as Prajnacaksus or Prajnacakshus, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Prajnachakshus.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Prajñācakṣus (प्रज्ञाचक्षुस्):—(pra + ca) adj. bei dem der Verstand die Stelle der Augen vertritt, blind [Mahābhārata 1, 147. 582. 2719. 2, 2020. 14, 371.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 1, 13, 27.] m. Beiname des blinden Königs Dḥrtarāṣṭra [Śabdaratnāvalī im Śabdakalpadruma]

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

Prajñācakṣus (प्रज्ञाचक्षुस्):—1. n. Verstandesauge [Mālavikāgnimitra 10,4] (11 ,

1) [Vajracchedikā 38,17.]

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Prajñācakṣus (प्रज्ञाचक्षुस्):—2. —

1) Adj. — a) mit dem Auge des Verstandes sehend [Indische sprüche 1211.] — b) bei dem der Verstand die Stelle der Augen vertritt , blind [Indische sprüche 7710.] —

2) *m. Beiname des blinden Dhṛthrāṣṭra.

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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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