Cakravalavritta, aka: Cakravālavṛtta, Cakravala-vritta; 1 Definition(s)

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The Sanskrit term Cakravālavṛtta can be transliterated into English as Cakravalavrtta or Cakravalavritta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Chakravalavritta.

In Hinduism

Jyotisha (astronomy and astrology)

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Cakravālavṛtta (चक्रवालवृत्त).—Annulus. Note: Cakravāla-vṛtta is a Sanskrit technical term used in ancient Indian sciences such as Astronomy, Mathematics and Geometry.

Source: Wikibooks (hi): Sanskrit Technical Terms
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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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