Anulomakrishta, Anulomakṛṣṭa, Anuloma-krishta: 2 definitions



Anulomakrishta 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 Anulomakṛṣṭa can be transliterated into English as Anulomakrsta or Anulomakrishta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Anulomakṛṣṭa (अनुलोमकृष्ट):—[=anu-loma-kṛṣṭa] [from anu-loma] mfn. ploughed in the regular direction (with the grain).

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

Anulomakṛṣṭa (अनुलोमकृष्ट):—[tatpurusha compound] m. f. n.

(-ṣṭaḥ-ṣṭā-ṣṭam) Ploughed (as it were) with the grain; e. g. anulomakṛṣṭaṃ kṣetraṃ punaḥ pratilomaṃ karṣati ‘he ploughs the field first with and then against its grain’, i. e. first in one and then in its opposite direction. E. anuloma (Ii.) and kṛṣṭa.

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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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