Ashubodha, aka: Āśubodha, Ashu-bodha; 2 Definition(s)


Ashubodha 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 Āśubodha can be transliterated into English as Asubodha or Ashubodha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

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1) Āśubodha (आशुबोध).—Name of a work on grammar written by Tārānātha called Tarka-vācaspatī, a reputed Sanskrit scholar of Bengal of the 19th century A.D. who compiled the great Sanskrit Dictionary named वाचस्पत्यकेश (vācaspatyakeśa) and wrote commentaries on many Sanskrit Shastraic and classical works. The grammar called आशुबोध (āśubodha) is very useful for beginners;

2) Āśubodha.—Name of an elementary grammar in aphorisms written by रामकिंकर-सरस्वती (rāmakiṃkara-sarasvatī), which is based on the Mugdhabodha of Bopadeva.

Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar
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Vyakarana (व्याकरण, vyākaraṇa) refers to Sanskrit grammar and represents one of the six additional sciences (vedanga) to be studied along with the Vedas. Vyakarana concerns itself with the rules of Sanskrit grammar and linguistic analysis in order to establish the correct context of words and sentences.

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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit-English dictionary

Ashubodha in Sanskrit glossary... « previous · [A] · next »

Āśubodha (आशुबोध).—a. teaching quickly, Name of a treatise of grammar.

Āśubodha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms āśu and bodha (बोध).

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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