Alatashanti, Alātaśānti, Alata-shanti: 3 definitions
Alatashanti 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 Alātaśānti can be transliterated into English as Alatasanti or Alatashanti, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Alātaśānti (अलातशान्ति).—f. Name of the fourth chapter of Gauḍapāda's Commentary on the Māṇḍūkyopaniṣad.
Derivable forms: alātaśāntiḥ (अलातशान्तिः).
Alātaśānti is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms alāta and śānti (शान्ति).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Alātaśanti (अलातशन्ति):—[=alāta-śanti] [from alāta] f. Name of the fourth chapter of Gauḍapāda’s commentary on the [Māṇḍūkya-upaniṣad, 12 mantra]
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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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Starts with: Alatashantiprakarana.
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