Apasprishta, Apaspṛṣṭa: 1 definition


Apasprishta 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 Apaspṛṣṭa can be transliterated into English as Apasprsta or Apasprishta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[«previous next»] — Apasprishta in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Apaspṛṣṭa (अपस्पृष्ट).—(ppp. of *apa-spṛś; compare AMg. avapuṭṭha touched, by moonbeams), smitten (with affection): Gaṇḍavyūha 326.7 °ṭāḥ, parallel to upadrutāḥ.

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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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