Sumagadha, Sumāgadhā, Sumagadhā: 6 definitions
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Sumagadha (सुमगध):—m. pl. und m adv. [Weber’s Indische Studien 13, 373. 375.] f. ī f. Titel eines buddh. Sūtra [WASSILJEW 176.] — Vgl. sumāgadha .
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1) m. Nomen proprium eines Mannes [Rāmāyaṇa 7, 43, 2.] —
2) f. ā Nomen proprium einer Tochter Anāṭhapiṇḍika’s [BURNOUF,] [?Intr. 312. 399. 566. Lebensbeschreibung Śākyamuni’s, Lebensb. 283 (53).] sumagadhā Index des [KANDYUR 52.] —
3) f. ī Nomen proprium eines Flusses in Magadha [Rāmāyaṇa 1, 34, 9 (35, 8 Gorresio).]
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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Ramayana of Valmiki (by Hari Prasad Shastri)
Chapter 43 - Rama informs himself concerning current Rumours from his Friends < [Book 7 - Uttara-kanda]
Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
Appendix 1 - Pūrṇavardhana or Puṇḍravardhana (city and district of Bengal) < [Chapter V - Rājagṛha]
Part 5 - Buddha’s preferences for Rājagṛha < [Chapter V - Rājagṛha]
Settlement in Early Historic Ganga Plain (by Chirantani Das)
Part 10 - Water-Drainage System (regarding Rājagṛha) < [Chapter I - The Case Study of Rājagṛha]
Blue Annals (deb-ther sngon-po) (by George N. Roerich)
Chapter 5 - The division into eighteen schools (of the Doctrine of the Buddha) < [Book 1 - The beginning of the story of the Doctrine]
A Dictionary Of Chinese Buddhist Terms (by William Edward Soothill)