Ardhashashi, aka: Ardhaśaśī; 1 Definition(s)
Ardhashashi 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 Ardhaśaśī can be transliterated into English as Ardhasasi or Ardhashashi, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Ardhaśaśī (अर्धशशी).—(Ardhacandra)—one of the ten pīṭhas for images. This yields one a number of sons.*
- * Matsya-purāṇa 262. 7 and 11, 18.
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