Antarakasha, Antarākāśa, Antar-akasha: 4 definitions


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The Sanskrit term Antarākāśa can be transliterated into English as Antarakasa or Antarakasha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Antarākāśa (अन्तराकाश).—the ether or Brahman that resides in the heart of man (a term often occurring in the Upaniṣads).

Derivable forms: antarākāśaḥ (अन्तराकाशः).

Antarākāśa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms antar and ākāśa (आकाश).

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

1) Antarākāśa (अन्तराकाश):—[=antar-ākāśa] m. intermediate place, [???]

2) [v.s. ...] the sacred ether or Brahma in the interior part or soul of man.

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

Antarākāśa (अन्तराकाश):—[tatpurusha compound] m. (śaḥ-) (In an Upan.) The mystical æther or Brahman (n.) that resides in the heart; ‘atha yadidamasminbrahmapure daharaṃ puṇḍarīkaṃ veśma daharo’sminnantarākāśaḥ’. See also antarīkṣa. E. antar (Iv. 2.) and ākāśa.

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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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