Pramoksha, Pramokṣa: 6 definitions


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Pramoksha has 4 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Pramokṣa can be transliterated into English as Pramoksa or Pramoksha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Pramokṣa (प्रमोक्ष):—(von mokṣ mit pra) m.

1) das Fahrenlassen, Verlieren: api puṣpapramokṣeṇa sarvāḥ praruditā latāḥ [Rāmāyaṇa Gorresio 2, 123, 6.] —

2) Loslassung, Befreiung; Erlösung: nīlaṣaṇḍa [Mahābhārata 13, 5993.] sugrīvagrahaṇaṃ caiva pramokṣaśca [Rāmāyaṇa Gorresio 1, 4, 111.] āpaddharma [Brāhmaṇavilāpa 2, 26.] [Mahābhārata 6, 1954.] prājñasya mūḍhasya ca jīvitānte nāsti pramokṣo ntakasatkṛtasya [8, 1731. 15, 226. 13. 4840.] — Vgl. vīra .

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

Pramokṣa (प्रमोक्ष):—m.

1) das Fahrenlassen , Verlieren.

2) Loslassung , Befreiung , — von (im Comp. vorangehend) ; Erlösung.

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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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