Avakrama: 3 definitions
Avakrama 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.
Ayurveda (science of life)Source: gurumukhi.ru: Ayurveda glossary of terms
Avakrama (अवक्रम):—Indicating property of material which is straight
Āyurveda (आयुर्वेद, ayurveda) is a branch of Indian science dealing with medicine, herbalism, taxology, anatomy, surgery, alchemy and related topics. Traditional practice of Āyurveda in ancient India dates back to at least the first millenium BC. Literature is commonly written in Sanskrit using various poetic metres.
Languages of India and abroad
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Avakrama (अवक्रम).—Descending, descent.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary
Avakrāma (अवक्राम).—(-avakrāma) (to avakrāmati), entrance (into a way or course; so Pali avakkanti, with niyāma): Gaṇḍavyūha 460.3 dur-avakrāmo bodhisattvaniyāmo 'vakramitavyaḥ.
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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Ends with: Krishnajayantyutsavakrama.
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