Abhigharana, Abhighāraṇa: 5 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Abhighāraṇa (अभिघारण).—Act of sprinkling (with ghee), besprinkling.

Derivable forms: abhighāraṇam (अभिघारणम्).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Abhighāraṇa (अभिघारण):—[=abhi-ghāraṇa] [from abhi-ghṛ] n. the act of sprinkling ghee, be sprinkling, [Kauśika-sūtra; Kātyāyana-śrauta-sūtra]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Goldstücker Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Abhighāraṇa (अभिघारण):—[tatpurusha compound] n.

(-ṇam) The same as abhighāra 2.; e. g. Jaim. Sūtra: upastaraṇābhighāraṇayoramṛtārthatvādakarma syāt; or Jaim.-nyāyam.: prāvṛttike hi krame sānnāyye pūrvamavadānamabhighāraṇamāsādanaṃ ca kṛtvā pradānamakṛtvaivāgneyevadānādīni kartavyāni. E. ghṛ with abhi, kṛt aff. lyuṭ.

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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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