Brahmapara, Brahmapāra, Brahman-para: 3 definitions
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Brahmapāra (ब्रह्मपार).—the final object of all sacred knowledge.
Derivable forms: brahmapāraḥ (ब्रह्मपारः).
Brahmapāra is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms brahman and pāra (पार).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Brahmapāra (ब्रह्मपार):—[=brahma-pāra] [from brahma > brahman] m. the final object of all sacred knowledge, [Viṣṇu-purāṇa]
2) [v.s. ...] = next, [ib.]
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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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