Abhayapradana, Abhayapradāna, Abhaya-pradana: 7 definitions
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Abhayapradāna (अभयप्रदान).—giving a promise, assurance, or guarantee of safety or protection (from danger); सर्वप्रदानेष्वभयप्रदानम् (sarvapradāneṣvabhayapradānam) (pradhānam) Pañcatantra (Bombay) 1.29; सर्वतः प्रतिगृह्णीयान्मध्वथाभयदक्षिणाम् (sarvataḥ pratigṛhṇīyānmadhvathābhayadakṣiṇām) Manusmṛti 4.247.
Derivable forms: abhayapradānam (अभयप्रदानम्).
Abhayapradāna is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms abhaya and pradāna (प्रदान). See also (synonyms): abhayadakṣiṇā, abhayadāna.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-naṃ) Assurance of safety or protection. E. abhaya, and pradāna giving.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum
1) Abhayapradāna (अभयप्रदान) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—bhakti acording to the Rāmānuja sect, by Varadācārya. Oudh. Viii, 26.
—by Veṅkaṭanātha. Oudh. Xvi, 136. See Abhayadānasāra.
2) Abhayapradāna (अभयप्रदान):—bhakti, according to the Rāmānuja school, by Varadācārya. Ulwar 1547.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Abhayapradāna (अभयप्रदान):—[=a-bhaya-pradāna] [from a-bhaya] n. = -dāna, [Pañcatantra]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Goldstücker Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Abhayapradāna (अभयप्रदान):—[tatpurusha compound] n.
(-nam) The same as abhayadāna. E. abhaya and pradāna.
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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.
Abhayapradāna (ಅಭಯಪ್ರದಾನ):—[noun] = ಅಭಯದಾನ [abhayadana].
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
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Partial matches: Pradana, Abhaya.
Starts with: Abhayapradanasara.
Full-text: Abhayadana, Abhayadakshina, Varada acarya, Venkatanatha.
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