Anvarohana, Anvārōhaṇa, Anvārohaṇa: 8 definitions

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Anvarohana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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.

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Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Anvarohana in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

anvārōhaṇa (अन्वारोहण).—n S See anugamana in the second sense.

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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Anvarohana in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Anvārohaṇa (अन्वारोहण).—A woman's ascending the funeral pile ater or with the body of her husband.

Derivable forms: anvārohaṇam (अन्वारोहणम्).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Anvārohaṇa (अन्वारोहण).—n.

(-ṇaṃ) Mounting the funeral pile after or with the body of the husband. E. anu, and ārohaṇa ascending.

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

Anvārohaṇa (अन्वारोहण):—[=anv-ārohaṇa] [from anvā-ruh] n. (a widow’s) ascending the funeral pile after or with the body of a husband, ([gana] anupravacanādi q.v.)

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

Anvārohaṇa (अन्वारोहण):—[tatpurusha compound] n.

(-ṇam) Mounting the funeral pile after, or with, the body of the husband, self-immolation of a widow on the funeral pile; e. g. anvārohaṇe tu putraḥ svapitraiva mātuḥ sāpiṇḍyaṃ kuryāt. Comp. anugamana and anurohaṇa. E. anu and ārohaṇa.

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

Anvārohaṇa (अन्वारोहण):—[anvā+rohaṇa] (ṇaṃ) 1. n. Burning with or after the dead husband.

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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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