Anurodhana: 3 definitions

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Anurodhana (अनुरोधन).—

1) Compliance, gratification, fulfilling one's wishes &c.

2) Conformity, accordance, obedience, regard, consideration; धर्मानुरोधात् (dharmānurodhāt) K.16,18,192; अत्र नानुरोधं तर्कये (atra nānurodhaṃ tarkaye) Mv.7 pleasure or gratification; आधारानु- रोधात् (ādhārānu- rodhāt) Mu.1.2 out of regard for; कविश्रमानुरोधाद्वा (kaviśramānurodhādvā) Ve. 1 in consideration of; दत्तोत्सेकः प्रलपति मया याज्ञवल्क्यानुरोधात् (dattotsekaḥ pralapati mayā yājñavalkyānurodhāt) Mv.3.28,5. तदनुरोधात्-धेन (tadanurodhāt-dhena) accordingly, in accordance with it; वदेद्विपश्चिन्महतोनुरोधात् (vadedvipaścinmahatonurodhāt) Pt.1.1 after great consideration; humouring; प्राप्तार्थग्रहणं द्रव्यपरीवर्तोनुरोधनम् (prāptārthagrahaṇaṃ dravyaparīvartonurodhanam) H. 2.11; reference (of a rule.)

3) Pressing, urging, coaxing; entreaty, solicitation, request; क इवात्रानुरोधः (ka ivātrānurodhaḥ) K. 29; तदनुरोधात् (tadanurodhāt) 135; विनानुरोधात्स्वहितेच्छयैव (vinānurodhātsvahitecchayaiva) Ś.2.81.

4) Bearing of a rule.

Derivable forms: anurodhanam (अनुरोधनम्).

See also (synonyms): anurodha.

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

Anurodhana (अनुरोधन).—i. e. anu -rudh + ana, n. Compliance, [Hitopadeśa] ii. [distich] 99.

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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. 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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