Adhvaraprayashcitti, Adhvaraprāyaścitti, Adhvara-prayashcitti: 4 definitions


Adhvaraprayashcitti 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 Adhvaraprāyaścitti can be transliterated into English as Adhvaraprayascitti or Adhvaraprayashcitti, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Adhvaraprayashchitti.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Adhvaraprāyaścitti (अध्वरप्रायश्चित्ति):—[=a-dhvara-prāyaścitti] [from a-dhvara] f. expiation connected with the Adhvara.

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

Adhvaraprāyaścitti (अध्वरप्रायश्चित्ति):—[tatpurusha compound] f.

(-ttiḥ) The penance connected with an Adhwara-sacrifice. E. adhvara and prāyaścitti.

[Sanskrit to German]

Adhvaraprayashcitti in German

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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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