Balakrishna, Bālakṛṣṇa, Bala-krishna: 3 definitions
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The Sanskrit term Bālakṛṣṇa can be transliterated into English as Balakrsna or Balakrishna, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Bālakṛṣṇa (बालकृष्ण).—Kṛṣṇa as a boy.
Derivable forms: bālakṛṣṇaḥ (बालकृष्णः).
Bālakṛṣṇa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms bāla and kṛṣṇa (कृष्ण).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Bālakṛṣṇa (बालकृष्ण):—[=bāla-kṛṣṇa] [from bāla] m. the boy Kṛṣṇa or K° as a boy, [Religious Thought and Life in India 136]
2) [v.s. ...] Name of a man also called Gaṅgā-dhara, [Horace H. Wilson]
3) [v.s. ...] of various authors (also -dāsa, -dīkṣita, -bhaṭṭa and -miśra-), [Catalogue(s)]
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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Ends with: Mishra balakrishna.
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A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 4 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
Part 1 - The Bhāgavata-purāṇa (introduction) < [Chapter XXIV - The Bhāgavata-purāṇa]
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