Dharmasadhana, Dharmasādhana: 5 definitions

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Dharmasadhana 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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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Dharmasadhana in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Dharmasādhana (धर्मसाधन).—n.

(-naṃ) Any act or virtue essential to a system of duties. E. dharma, and sādhana instrument.

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

1) Dharmasādhana (धर्मसाधन):—[=dharma-sādhana] [from dharma > dhara] n. fulfilment of duties, [Siṃhāsana-dvātriṃśikā or vikramāditya-caritra, jaina recension]

2) [v.s. ...] means of the f° of d°, any act or virtue essential to a system of duties, [Kāmandakīya-nītisāra]

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

Dharmasādhana (धर्मसाधन):—[dharma-sādhana] (naṃ) 1. n. Religious means.

[Sanskrit to German]

Dharmasadhana 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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Kannada-English dictionary

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

Dharmasādhana (ಧರ್ಮಸಾಧನ):—

1) [noun] a righteous living.

2) [noun] a bequest or endowment that provides an income for a charitable institution.

3) [noun] a means for achieving righteous living.

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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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