Shadava, Ṣāḍava: 13 definitions


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Shadava has 12 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Ṣāḍava can be transliterated into English as Sadava or Shadava, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Śāḍava (शाडव):—s. phala und ṣāḍava .

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Ṣāḍava (षाडव):—m.

1) Zuckerwerk mit Früchten u. s. w. (die richtige Form ist khāṇḍava) [Suśruta 1, 232, 18. 2, 480, 1. 522, 9.] = rasa [Trikāṇḍaśeṣa 3, 3, 423.] [Medinīkoṣa v. 23.] —

2) = rāga [Trikāṇḍaśeṣa] = gāna [Medinīkoṣa] auḍavaḥ pañcabhiḥ proktaḥ svaraiḥ ṣaḍbhistu ṣāḍavaḥ . saṃpūrṇaḥ saptabhirjñeya evaṃ rāgastridhā mataḥ .. [SAṂGĪTADARPAṆA im Śabdakalpadruma] — Vgl. rāga und phalaśāḍava .

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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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