Dhenudakshina, Dhenudakṣiṇa, Dhenu-dakshina: 3 definitions


Dhenudakshina 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 Dhenudakṣiṇa can be transliterated into English as Dhenudaksina or Dhenudakshina, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Dhenudakṣiṇa (धेनुदक्षिण).—a. (a sacrifice) whereat a cow is given as a fee.

Dhenudakṣiṇa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms dhenu and dakṣiṇa (दक्षिण).

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

Dhenudakṣiṇa (धेनुदक्षिण):—[=dhenu-dakṣiṇa] [from dhenu > dhe] mfn. (sacrifice) whereat a cow is given as a fee, [???]

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Dhenudakshina 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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