Ardrapavitra, aka: Ārdrapavitra, Ardra-pavitra; 1 Definition(s)

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[Ardrapavitra in Sanskrit glossaries]

Ārdrapavitra (आर्द्रपवित्र).—a. Ved. having a wet strainer, epithet of the soma; सर्वदा वा एप युक्तग्रावार्द्रपवित्रः (sarvadā vā epa yuktagrāvārdrapavitraḥ) Av.9.6.27.

Ārdrapavitra is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms ārdra and pavitra (पवित्र).

(Source): DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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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