Rudrani, Rudrāṇī: 15 definitions


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

Rudrāṇī (रुद्राणी):—f. Rudra's Gattin [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher.4,1,49.] [Vopadeva’s Grammatik.4,23.] [Amarakoṣa.1,1,1,32.] [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 203.] [Halāyudha.1,15.] [Śāṅkhāyana’s Śrautasūtrāṇi.4,19,5.] [Colebrooke] [?I,179. Mahābhārata.5,3969. 13,3992. 4004. Harivaṃśa 9532. 10275. Bhāgavatapurāṇa.3,12,13.6,17,26. 12,10,3. Oxforder Handschriften 39,b,4. WEBER, KṚṢṆAJ. 291.] Bez. eines 11jährigen nicht menstruirenden Mädchens, welches bei der Durgā-Feier diese Göttin darstellt, [ANNADĀKALPA im Śabdakalpadruma] u. kumārī .

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

Rudrāṇī (रुद्राणी):—f.

1) Rudra’s Gattin.

2) ein eilfjähriges nicht menstruirendes Mädchen , welches bei der Durgā-Feier diese Göttin darstellt.

3) *eine best. Pflanze , = rudrajaṭā [Rājan 3,68.]

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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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