Anuvashatkara, Anuvaṣaṭkāra, Anu-vashatkara: 4 definitions


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The Sanskrit term Anuvaṣaṭkāra can be transliterated into English as Anuvasatkara or Anuvashatkara, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Anuvaṣaṭkāra (अनुवषट्कार):—[=anu-vaṣaṭkāra] [from anuvaṣaṭ-kṛ] m. a secondary exclamation of vaṣaṭ.

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

Anuvaṣaṭkāra (अनुवषट्कार):—[tatpurusha compound] m.

(-raḥ) A second vaṣaṭkāra or exclama-tion at a sacrifice, the first vaṣaṭkāra being intended for the principal deity and the anuvaṣaṭkāra for the other deities; in the Jyotiṣṭoma, for instance, the Chamasas with the juice of the Soma plant are at the vaṣaṭkāra offered to Indra, and afterwards at the anuvaṣaṭkāra to the other deities, Mitra and Varuna &c. According to the decision of the Mimāṃsists, however, Indra the principal deity, would also have to be mentally supplied i. e. to share in the offering made at the Anuvaṣaṭkāra. E. anu and vaṣaṭkāra.

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Anuvashatkara in German

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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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