Svadhishthana, Svādhiṣṭhāna, Sva-adhishthana: 12 definitions
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Svadhishthana has 11 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit term Svādhiṣṭhāna can be transliterated into English as Svadhisthana or Svadhishthana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Svadhiṣṭhāna (स्वधिष्ठान):—adj. wohl stehend von einem Wagen so v. a. gute Räder habend [?(Nīlakaṇṭha) Mahābhārata 5, 7101.]
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Svādhiṣṭhāna (स्वाधिष्ठान):—(sva + a) n.
1) der eigene Sitz, - Stätte Comm. zu [Viṣṇupurāṇa 6, 4, 23.] —
2) Bez. eines best. mystischen Kreises (cakra) am Geschlechtsglied [Oxforder Handschriften 88,b,1 v. u. 89,a,34. fg. 149,b,29.] [PAÑCAR.1,3,70.] [Ānandalaharī 9.]
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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Starts with: Svadhishthanacakra.
Full-text (+109): Shatcakra, Svadhishthita, Adhishthana, Agnikhamda, Cakra, Mamsa, Retas, Majja, Asthi, Medas, Tvac, Khagisha, Vishvanatha, Rakta, Jhantisha, Mitreshana, Khadgisha, Anugrahishana, Shikhi, Caturashra.
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The Shiva Purana (by J. L. Shastri)
Chapter 4 - The daily conduct of a Sannyāsin < [Section 6 - Kailāsa-saṃhitā]
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The Devi Bhagavata Purana (by Swami Vijñanananda)