Asankalpa, Asaṅkalpa: 2 definitions
Asankalpa 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.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-lpaḥ-lpaṃ) 1. Sincerity. 2. Absence of predetermination. E. a neg. saṅkalpa will, vow.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Asaṅkalpa (असङ्कल्प):—[a-saṅkalpa] (lpaḥ) 1. m. Want of design or contrivance.
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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Brihad Bhagavatamrita (commentary) (by Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Nārāyana Gosvāmī Mahārāja)
The Devi Bhagavata Purana (by Swami Vijñanananda)
Chapter 9 - On the rules of Śirovrata < [Book 11]
Chapter 11 - On the origin of the Ganges < [Book 9]
The Matsya Purana (critical study) (by Kushal Kalita)
Preceptors of Advaita (by T. M. P. Mahadevan)