Ashrutidhara, Aśrutidhara, Ashruti-dhara: 4 definitions


Ashrutidhara 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 Aśrutidhara can be transliterated into English as Asrutidhara or Ashrutidhara, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Aśrutidhara (अश्रुतिधर).—a.

1) Not striking the ear or attention.

2) not knowing the Vedas.

Aśrutidhara is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms aśruti and dhara (धर).

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

1) Aśrutidhara (अश्रुतिधर):—[=a-śruti-dhara] [from a-śruti > a-śruta] mfn. not striking the hearing, [Vājasaneyi-saṃhitā-prātiśākhya]

2) [v.s. ...] not knowing the Veda, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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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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