Bhaikshakala, Bhaikṣakāla, Bhaiksha-kala: 2 definitions

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Bhaikshakala 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 Bhaikṣakāla can be transliterated into English as Bhaiksakala or Bhaikshakala, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Bhaikṣakāla (भैक्षकाल).—the time for begging.

Derivable forms: bhaikṣakālaḥ (भैक्षकालः).

Bhaikṣakāla is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms bhaikṣa and kāla (काल).

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

Bhaikṣakāla (भैक्षकाल):—[=bhaikṣa-kāla] [from bhaikṣa] m. ‘alms-time’, the time for bringing home anything obtained as alms, [Monier-Williams’ 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 (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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