Vaishravanalaya, Vaiśravaṇālaya, Vaishravana-alaya: 7 definitions
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Vaishravanalaya has 6 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit term Vaiśravaṇālaya can be transliterated into English as Vaisravanalaya or Vaishravanalaya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
1) m. Kubera's Wohnstätte, Bez. der Ficus indica [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 1132.] —
2) Nomen proprium einer Oertlichkeit [Oxforder Handschriften 39,b,34.]
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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Partial matches: Vaishravana, Alaya.
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