Channam: 1 definition
Channam 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.
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Channam (छन्नम्):—[from channa > chad] ind. secretly, [Manu-smṛti ix, 98 and 100; Mṛcchakaṭikā; Daśakumāra-carita]
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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Ends with: Pracchannam, Supraticchannam.
Search found 7 books and stories containing Channam; (plurals include: Channams). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Brihadaranyaka Upanishad (by Swāmī Mādhavānanda)
Buddhist Monastic Discipline (by Jotiya Dhirasekera)
Chapter VI - The New Role of Sila in Buddhist Monasticism
Chapter VIII - The Codified Law of the Sangha
A Manual of Abhidhamma (by Nārada Thera)
Procedure with Regard to Decease and Rebirth < [Chapter V - Process Freed Section]
Apadana commentary (Atthakatha) (by U Lu Pe Win)
Discourse on Sumedha, the Future Gotama Buddha < [Part 1 - Remote preface (dūre-nidāna)]
Natyashastra (English) (by Bharata-muni)
The Great Chronicle of Buddhas (by Ven. Mingun Sayadaw)