Caturdisham, Caturdiśam, Catur-disham: 5 definitions


Caturdisham 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 Caturdiśam can be transliterated into English as Caturdisam or Caturdisham, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Chaturdisham.

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Caturdiśam (चतुर्दिशम्).—ind. towards the four quarters, on all sides.

Caturdiśam is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms catur and diśam (दिशम्).

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

Caturdiśam (चतुर्दिशम्).—[catur-diś + a + m], adv. To the four quarters or points of the compass, [Bhāgavata-Purāṇa, (ed. Burnouf.)] 5, 17, 5.

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

Caturdiśam (चतुर्दिशम्).—[adverb] towards the four quarters of the sky, all around.

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

Caturdiśam (चतुर्दिशम्):—[=catur-diśam] [from catur > catasṛ] ind. idem, [Mahābhārata ii, 570; Bhāgavata-purāṇa v.]

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Caturdisham 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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