Shatasahasraka, Śatasahasraka, Śatasāhasraka: 4 definitions
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Shatasahasraka has 3 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit terms Śatasahasraka and Śatasāhasraka can be transliterated into English as Satasahasraka or Shatasahasraka, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Śatasahasraka (शतसहस्रक):—n. Nomen proprium eines Tīrtha (vgl. śatasāhasraka) [Mahābhārata 3, 7028.] śatasahasrikā s. u. śatasāhasraka .
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1) adj. (f. sāhasrikā) dass.: prajñāpāramitā [BURNOUF,] [Intr. 462] (sahasrikā). śatasāhasrikaprajñā [Vyutpatti oder Mahāvyutpatti 40.] —
2) n. Nomen proprium eines Tīrtha (vgl. śatasahasraka) [Mahābhārata 3, 8052.]
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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The Padma Purana (by N.A. Deshpande)
Chapter 32 - Sugandha, Arundhatīvaṭa, Sindhuprabhava etc. < [Section 3 - Svarga-khaṇḍa (section on the heavens)]
Chapter 27 - Kanyātīrtha, Saptasārasvata, Pṛthūdaka, Sannihiti, etc. < [Section 3 - Svarga-khaṇḍa (section on the heavens)]
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