Abhimukham, Abhimukhaṃ: 3 definitions
Abhimukham means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.
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Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
abhimukhaṃ : (adv.) towards.
Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Abhimukham (अभिमुखम्):—[=abhi-mukham] [from abhi-mukha] ind. towards (often used in a hostile manner, [Kirātārjunīya vi, 14, etc.]), in the direction of, in front or presence of, near to ([accusative] [genitive case]; or ifc.)
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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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Partial matches: Abhi.
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Rig Veda (translation and commentary) (by H. H. Wilson)
A Manual of Abhidhamma (by Nārada Thera)
Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
Part 3 - Conversion of Śāriputra and Maudgalyāyana < [Chapter XVI - The Story of Śāriputra]
A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 2 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
Part 2 - Bones in the Atharva-veda and Āyurveda < [Chapter XIII - Speculations in the Medical Schools]