Prokshani, Prokṣaṇī: 2 definitions
Prokshani 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 Prokṣaṇī can be transliterated into English as Proksani or Prokshani, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Prokṣaṇi (प्रोक्षणि):—f. Pl. = prokṣaṇa 2)a).
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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Ends with: Samprokshani.
Search found 16 books and stories containing Prokshani, Prokṣaṇī, Proksani, Prokṣaṇi; (plurals include: Prokshanis, Prokṣaṇīs, Proksanis, Prokṣaṇis). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Paraskara-grihya-sutra (by Hermann Oldenberg)
The Agnistoma Somayaga in the Shukla Yajurveda (by Madan Haloi)
Part 4.1: Carrying forward of the Āhavanīya fire < [Chapter 4 - The Agniṣṭoma Ritual]
Part 4.9: Carrying forward of the Agni and Soma < [Chapter 4 - The Agniṣṭoma Ritual]
Part 2.6: The performance of the Upasadiṣṭi < [Chapter 4 - The Agniṣṭoma Ritual]
Khadira-grihya-sutra (by Hermann Oldenberg)
Bharadvaja-srauta-sutra (by C. G. Kashikar)
The Shiva Purana (by J. L. Shastri)
Chapter 24 - The ritual of lord Śiva < [Section 7.2 - Vāyavīya-saṃhitā (2)]
Chapter 36 - Installation of Śiva < [Section 7.2 - Vāyavīya-saṃhitā (2)]
Chapter 16 - The consecration of the disciple (śiṣya) < [Section 7.2 - Vāyavīya-saṃhitā (2)]
Sankhayana-grihya-sutra (by Hermann Oldenberg)