Shashkulika, Śāṣkulika: 5 definitions


Shashkulika 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.

Shashkulika has 4 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Śāṣkulika can be transliterated into English as Saskulika or Shashkulika, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Śaṣkulikā (शष्कुलिका):—f. = śaṣkulī ein best. Backwerk [Suśruta 2, 73, 1.] [Varāhamihira’s Bṛhajjātaka S. 76, 9],

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Śāṣkulika (शाष्कुलिक):—

1) adj. = śaṣkulīva gaṇa aṅgulyādi zu [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher 5, 3, 108.] = śaṣkulī bhaktirasya [4, 3, 96, Scholiast] —

2) n. eine Menge von śaṣkulī [Scholiast] zu [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher 4, 2, 47] und [39, Vārttika von Kātyāyana. 3.] [Amarakoṣa 3, 3, 40.]

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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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