Vishani, Viṣāṇī: 10 definitions
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Vishani has 9 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit term Viṣāṇī can be transliterated into English as Visani or Vishani, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Viṣaṇi (विषणि):—m. eine Schlangenart [ŚABDĀRTHAK.] bei [WILSON.]
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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Bhakti-rasamrta-sindhu (by Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī)
Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)
Vaisheshika-sutra with Commentary (by Nandalal Sinha)
Sūtra 3.1.16 (Fallacy illustrated) < [Chapter 1 - Of the Marks of Inference]
Sūtra 2.1.8 (Use of Inference) < [Chapter 1 - Of Earth, Waters, Fire, Air, and Ether]
Sūtra 3.1.17 (Above continued) < [Chapter 1 - Of the Marks of Inference]
Charaka Samhita and Sushruta Samhita (by Nayana Sharma)
The Padma Purana (by N.A. Deshpande)
Chapter 104 - Dialogue between Śambhu and Rāma < [Section 5 - Pātāla-Khaṇḍa (Section on the Nether World)]
Elephantology and its Ancient Sanskrit Sources (by Geetha N.)