Bhujantara, Bhujāntara, Bhuja-antara: 11 definitions


Bhujantara means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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.

In Hinduism

Jyotisha (astronomy and astrology)

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Source: Wikibooks (hi): Sanskrit Technical Terms

Bhujāntara (भुजान्तर).—Correction for the equation of time due to the eccentricity of the ecliptic. Note: Bhujāntara is a Sanskrit technical term used in ancient Indian sciences such as Astronomy, Mathematics and Geometry.

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Jyotisha (ज्योतिष, jyotiṣa or jyotish) refers to ‘astronomy’ or “Vedic astrology” and represents the fifth of the six Vedangas (additional sciences to be studied along with the Vedas). Jyotisha concerns itself with the study and prediction of the movements of celestial bodies, in order to calculate the auspicious time for rituals and ceremonies.

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Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Bhujantara in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

bhujāntara (भुजांतर).—n S (Poetry. Region betwixt the arms.) The breast. Ex. śiralā bhujāntarīṃ śara || valmīkāmājī nāganāyakasā ||.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

bhujāntara (भुजांतर).—n The breast.

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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Bhujantara in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Bhujāntara (भुजान्तर).—the bosom, breast; दिलीपसूनोः स बृहद्भुजान्तरम् (dilīpasūnoḥ sa bṛhadbhujāntaram) R.3.54;19.32; M.5.1.

Derivable forms: bhujāntaram (भुजान्तरम्).

Bhujāntara is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms bhuja and antara (अन्तर). See also (synonyms): bhujāntarāla.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Bhujāntara (भुजान्तर).—n.

(-raṃ) The breast, the chest. E. bhuj the arm, and antara intervening.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Bhujāntara (भुजान्तर).—i. e. bhuja-antara, n. The breast, [Vikramorvaśī, (ed. Bollensen.)] [distich] 112 (alpa-, adj., f. , Having a small chest).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Bhujāntara (भुजान्तर).—[neuter] the breast or chest (interval between the arms).

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

1) Bhujāntara (भुजान्तर):—[from bhuja > bhuj] n. ‘between the arms’, the breast, [Mahābhārata; Kālidāsa; Kathāsaritsāgara] (am ind. between the arms, in the embrace)

2) [v.s. ...] a [particular] [astronomy] correction, [Siddhāntaśiromaṇi]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Bhujāntara (भुजान्तर):—[bhujā+ntara] (raṃ) 1. n. The breast, the chest, the bosom.

[Sanskrit to German]

Bhujantara in German

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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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