Abhishastipavan, Abhiśastipāvan, Abhishasti-pavan: 3 definitions


Abhishastipavan means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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.

The Sanskrit term Abhiśastipāvan can be transliterated into English as Abhisastipavan or Abhishastipavan, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[«previous next»] — Abhishastipavan in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Abhiśastipāvan (अभिशस्तिपावन्):—[=abhi-śasti-pāvan] [from abhi-śasti > abhi-śaṃs] mfn. idem, [Ṛg-veda; Vājasaneyi-saṃhitā]

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

Abhiśastipāvan (अभिशस्तिपावन्):—[tatpurusha compound] m.

(-vā) (ved.) The same as the preceding; as epithet of Agni, e. g. protecting against calumny or abuse, Vājas.: agnāvagniścarati praviṣṭa ṛṣīṇāṃ putro abhiśastipāvā (Mahīdh.: = abhiśāpastasmātpāti); or protecting against injury: Ṛgv.: pra su viśvānrakṣaso dhakṣyagne bhavā yajñānāmabhiśastipāvā (Sāy.: abhiśasterhiṃsāyāḥ pātā rakṣitā); or protecting against slanderers or enemies: Ṛgv.: manuṣvadagna iha yakṣi devānbhava no dūto abhiśastipāvā (Sāy.: abhiśaṃsakācchātravātpāvā rakṣitā). E. abhiśasti and pāvan.

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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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