Citragriha, Citragṛha, Citra-griha: 7 definitions

Introduction

Introduction:

Citragriha 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 Citragṛha can be transliterated into English as Citragrha or Citragriha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Chitragriha.

Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

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

Citragṛha (चित्रगृह).—a painted room.

Derivable forms: citragṛham (चित्रगृहम्).

Citragṛha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms citra and gṛha (गृह).

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

Citragṛha (चित्रगृह).—m. a picture-gallery (?), [Rāmāyaṇa] 5, 14, 65.

Citragṛha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms citra and gṛha (गृह).

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

Citragṛha (चित्रगृह).—[neuter] a painted or picture house.

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

Citragṛha (चित्रगृह):—[=citra-gṛha] [from citra > cit] n. a painted room or one ornamented with pictures, [Ṛg-veda]

[Sanskrit to German]

Citragriha in German

context information

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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Citragriha in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Citragṛha (ಚಿತ್ರಗೃಹ):—[noun] a room or building for exhibiting or dealing in artworks; an art-gallery.

context information

Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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