Prapancana, Prapañcana, Prapamcana: 9 definitions


Prapancana 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.

Prapancana has 7 English definitions available.

Alternative spellings of this word include Prapanchana.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Prapancana in Sanskrit glossary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Prapañcana (प्रपञ्चन):—(wie eben) n. eine weitere Ausführung, ausführlichere Auseinandersetzung, weitläufige Besprechung: arimadhyasthamitrāṇāṃ samyakcoktaṃ prapañcanam [Mahābhārata 12, 2173.] kṛtyānām [?4436. Mārkāṇḍeyapurāṇa 48, 22. Kullūka] in der Nachschr. zu M. evamevaitat kiṃ tvidānīṃ bahuprapañcanaṃ niṣprayojanam [Hitopadeśa ed. JOHNS. 2764.]

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Prapañcana (प्रपञ्चन):—[SARVADARŚANAS. 33, 13. 39, 17. 154, 12.]

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

Prapañcana (प्रपञ्चन):—n. eine weitere Ausführung , ausführlichere Besprechung , weitläufige Auseinandersetzung.

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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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