Dikshula, Dikśūla, Dish-shula: 6 definitions


Dikshula 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 Dikśūla can be transliterated into English as Diksula or Dikshula, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Dikśūla (दिक्शूल).—a bad yoga in Astronomy; cf. शुक्रादित्यदिने न वारुणदिशं न ज्ञे कुजे चोत्तरां मन्देन्दोश्च दिने न शक्रककुभं याम्यां गुरौ न व्रजेत् । शूलानीति विलङ्घ्य यान्ति मनुजा ये वित्तलाभाशया भ्रष्टाशाः पुनरापतन्ति यदि ते शुक्रेण तुल्या अपि (śukrādityadine na vāruṇadiśaṃ na jñe kuje cottarāṃ mandendośca dine na śakrakakubhaṃ yāmyāṃ gurau na vrajet | śūlānīti vilaṅghya yānti manujā ye vittalābhāśayā bhraṣṭāśāḥ punarāpatanti yadi te śukreṇa tulyā api) || Jyotissārasaṅgraha.

Derivable forms: dikśūlam (दिक्शूलम्).

Dikśūla is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms diś and śūla (शूल).

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

Dikśūla (दिक्शूल).—n.

(-laṃ) An inauspicious planetary conjunction, as for the Sun and Venus to be in the west, &c. E. diś, and śūla a spear or stake.

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

1) Dikśūla (दिक्शूल):—[=dik-śūla] [from dik > diś] n. ‘sky-spear’, any inauspicious planetary conjunction

2) [v.s. ...] Name of [particular] days on which it is not allowed to travel in certain directions, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Dikśūla (दिक्शूल):—(laṃ) 1. n. Inauspicious planetary conjunction, as of the Sun and Venus in the west.

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Dikshula 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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