Samavartana, Samāvartana: 10 definitions
Samavartana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, 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.
Samavartana has 9 English definitions available.
Alternative spellings of this word include Smavartan.
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Samāvartana (समावर्तन):—(wie eben) n. die Heimkehr des Schülers nach vollendeter Lehrzeit [Manu’s Gesetzbuch 2, 108.] [Weber’s Verzeichniss No. 321. 862. 1020. 1031.] [Oxforder Handschriften 86], b, [?8. 9. 68. zu Chāndogyopaniṣad S. 318. Bhāgavatapurāṇa 5, 9, 4. SARVADARŚANAS. 124, 2. 5. 125, 14.] aciranivṛtta adj. [Kullūka] zu [Manu’s Gesetzbuch 2, 138.] kṛta adj. zu [6, 1.]
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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