Prartha, Prārtha: 5 definitions


Prartha 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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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Prārtha (प्रार्थ):—(1. pra + artha) m. etwa Geräthe, Zurüstung; Geschirr: abhūdu.prārthasta.mā sa gamiṣyati.balhikān Ausrüstung (zur Reise) [Atharvavedasaṃhitā 5, 22, 9.] yathā prārthasya śamyā avadadhyāt wie wenn man in das Geschirr (Comm. Zugstier) die Zapfen einsteckt [Pañcaviṃśabrāhmaṇa 11, 1, 6.] yathā.prārthamauṣa.aṃ pari.eveṣṭi wie wenn man die Morgenzurüstung besorgt [Taittirīyabrāhmaṇa 2, 1, 2, 12.] Im Comm. ist prārthyaṃ gedruckt und erklärt: prakṛṣṭena prayojanenopetaṃ pādaprakṣālanārthaṃ jalapādukādikam .

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

Prārtha (प्रार्थ):—m. Geräthe , Zurüstung ; Geschirr.

context information

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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