Suparshvaka, Supārśvaka, Supashrvaka: 8 definitions
Suparshvaka 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.
Suparshvaka has 7 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit term Supārśvaka can be transliterated into English as Suparsvaka or Suparshvaka, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
1) Ficus infectoria [Amarakoṣa 2, 4, 2, 23.] —
2) Nomen proprium a) eines Sohnes des Citraka [Harivaṃśa 1920. 2088.] — b) eines Sohnes des Śrutāyu [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 9, 13, 23.] — c) des 3ten Arhant's in der zukünftigen Utsarpiṇī [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 53.]
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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Puranic encyclopaedia (by Vettam Mani)
The Matsya Purana (critical study) (by Kushal Kalita)
Harivamsha Purana (by Manmatha Nath Dutt)
The Brahma Purana (by G. P. Bhatt)
The Brahmanda Purana (by G.V. Tagare)