Ashtchhap: 1 definition


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Ambiguity: Although Ashtchhap has separate glossary definitions below, it also represents an alternative spelling of the word Ashtachapa.

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Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Ashtchhap in Hindi refers in English to:——a group of eight luminaries amongst the medieval Krishna cult poets of Hindi literature (viz. Surdas, Kumbhan Das, Parmanand Das, Krishna Das, Chhitswami:, Govindswami:, Chaturbhuj Das and Nand Das)..—ashtchhap (अष्टछाप) is alternatively transliterated as Aṣṭachāpa.

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