Vishkambhaka, Viṣkambhaka: 11 definitions
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Vishkambhaka has 10 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit term Viṣkambhaka can be transliterated into English as Viskambhaka or Vishkambhaka, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Viṣkambhaka (विष्कम्भक):—(wie eben)
1) adj. stützend: kāṣṭha Stütze zum Tragen der Deichsel [Scholiast] zu [Kātyāyana’s Śrautasūtrāṇi 7, 9, 25.] —
2) m. = viṣkambha
6) [Bharata] [NĀṬYAŚ. 18, 35.] [DAŚAR. 3, 25.] [Sāhityadarpana 308.] [JAGADDHARA] in der Vorrede zu [DAŚAR. 13.] [Śākuntala 31, 13. 46, 4.] [Vikramorvaśī 36, 14.] [UTTARAR. 31, 3. 73, 9. 106, 9.] [MĀLATĪM. 146, 4.] [Prabodhacandrodaja 13, 15. 69, 7.] miśra [Mālavikāgnimitra 8, 11.] —
3) f. viṣkambhikā Stütze zum Tragen der Deichsel [Scholiast] zu [Kātyāyana’s Śrautasūtrāṇi 8, 4, 5.]
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: Vi.
Starts with: Vishkambhakakashtha.
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Dasarupaka (critical study) (by Anuru Ranjan Mishra)
Part 14 - Conclusion < [Chapter 10 - Prakaraṇa (critical study)]
Part 11 - Technical Aspects of a Ḍima < [Chapter 4 - Ḍima (critical study)]
Part 11 - Technical Aspects of a Prakaraṇa < [Chapter 10 - Prakaraṇa (critical study)]
Natyashastra (English) (by Bharata-muni)
Part 3 - Literary Structure of the Drama < [Introduction, part 1]