Rakshi, Rākṣī: 7 definitions
Rakshi means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Hindi. 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.
Rakshi has 5 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit term Rākṣī can be transliterated into English as Raksi or Rakshi, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Rakṣi (रक्षि):—(von 1. rakṣ) adj. am Ende eines comp. im Veda hütend, schützend [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher 3, 2, 27.] — Vgl. pathi, paśu, soma .Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Rakṣi (रक्षि):—Adj. hütend , schützend in pathirakṣi paśurakṣi und somarakṣi.
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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Starts with: Rakshijana, Rakshika, Rakshikapurusha, Rakshin, Rakshisu, Rakshisuvana, Rakshit, Rakshita, Rakshitaka, Rakshitar, Rakshitavant, Rakshitavat, Rakshitavya, Rakshitika, Rakshitri, Rakshitva, Rakshivarga.
Ends with (+33): Adavirudrakshi, Agrakshi, Anudrakshi, Anurakshi, Arakshi, Asrakshi, Aushtrakshi, Badrakshi, Balarakshi, Balibamdrakshi, Bhadrakshi, Bhathrakshi, Bilirudrakshi, Capparadrakshi, Chitrakshi, Citrakshi, Dhumrakshi, Dipadrakshi, Drakshi, Dvipadrakshi.
Full-text (+5): Rakshivarga, Pratihararakshi, Rakshijana, Rakshitva, Pathirakshas, Somarakshi, Pathirakshi, Pashurakshi, Rakkhi, Sarpadandi, Shuddhantarakshi, Parirakshana, Parirakshan, Dirghadandi, Sudandika, Citrala, Gorakshi, Gopali, Triloka, Shuddhanta.
Search found 5 books and stories containing Rakshi, Rākṣī, Raksi, Rakṣi, Rakṣī; (plurals include: Rakshis, Rākṣīs, Raksis, Rakṣis, Rakṣīs). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Bhakti-rasamrta-sindhu (by Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī)
Verse 3.2.147 < [Part 2 - Affection and Service (dāsya-rasa)]
Verse 2.1.260 < [Part 1 - Ecstatic Excitants (vibhāva)]
Rig Veda (translation and commentary) (by H. H. Wilson)
Rig Veda 6.49.12 < [Sukta 49]
Rig Veda 6.7.7 < [Sukta 7]
Rig Veda 10.14.11 < [Sukta 14]
The Matsya Purana (critical study) (by Kushal Kalita)
Part 2.2 - Different names of Śiva < [Chapter 4 - Religious aspects of the Matsyapurāṇa]
Blue Annals (deb-ther sngon-po) (by George N. Roerich)
Chapter 3 - Guhyasamāja-tantra system of Jñānapāda < [Book 7 - The preaching of the Tantras]
The Markandeya Purana (by Frederick Eden Pargiter)