Dharmapara, Dharma-para: 7 definitions



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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Dharmapara (धर्मपर).—a. religious-minded, pious, righteous.

Dharmapara is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms dharma and para (पर).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Dharmapara (धर्मपर).—mfn.

(-raḥ-rā-raṃ) Righteous, pious. E. dharma, and para addicted to. dharmaḥparo yasya .

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

Dharmapara (धर्मपर).—[adjective] holding law or virtue above all, righteous, virtuous.

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

Dharmapara (धर्मपर):—[=dharma-para] [from dharma > dhara] mfn. intent on virtue, pious, righteous, [Āpastamba; Varāha-mihira; Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature]

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

Dharmapara (धर्मपर):—[dharma-para] (raḥ-rā-raṃ) a. Pious.

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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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