Samantagandha: 5 definitions
Samantagandha means something in Buddhism, Pali, 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.
Samantagandha has 4 English definitions available.
Languages of India and abroad
[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
1) eine best. Blume [Vyutpatti oder Mahāvyutpatti 142.] —
2) Nomen proprium eines Devaputra [Lot. de Lassen’s Anthologie b. l. 2.]
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: Mahasamantagandha.
Search found 3 books and stories containing Samantagandha, Samanta-gandha; (plurals include: Samantagandhas, gandhas). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
The Mahavastu (great story) (by J. J. Jones)
Chapter XXII - Enlightenment of Dīpaṃkara < [Volume I]
Chapter XV - The eighth Bhūmi < [Volume I]
Chapter XXVI - The Sunshades < [Volume I]
A Dictionary Of Chinese Buddhist Terms (by William Edward Soothill)