Vijayadashami, Vijaya-dashami, Vijayadaśamī: 8 definitions


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Vijayadashami has 7 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Vijayadaśamī can be transliterated into English as Vijayadasami or Vijayadashami, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Vijayādaśamī (विजयादशमी):—f. Bez. des 10ten Tages in der lichten Hälfte des Monats Āśvina, an welchem das Bild der Durgā, am Ende ihres Festes, in’s Wasser geworfen wird, [Oxforder Handschriften 285,a,22.]

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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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