Agnidhana, Agnidhāna, Agni-dhana: 4 definitions
Agnidhana 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.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Agnidhāna (अग्निधान).—[agnirdhiyate'smin] the place or receptacle for keeping the sacred fire, the house of अग्निहोतृ (agnihotṛ); पदं कृणुते अग्निधाने (padaṃ kṛṇute agnidhāne) Ṛgveda 1.165.3.
Derivable forms: agnidhānam (अग्निधानम्).
Agnidhāna is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms agni and dhāna (धान).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Agnidhāna (अग्निधान):—[=agni-dhāna] [from agni] n. receptacle for the sacred fire, [Ṛg-veda x, 165, 3; Atharva-veda]
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