Duradarshana, aka: Dūradarśana, Dura-darshana; 2 Definition(s)


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The Sanskrit term Dūradarśana can be transliterated into English as Duradarsana or Duradarshana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Marathi-English dictionary

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dūradarśana (दूरदर्शन).—n (S) Foresight or providence. 2 Long-sightedness.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

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Dūradarśana (दूरदर्शन).—a. visible only from afar; अहो सनाथा भवतास्म यद्वयं त्रैविष्टपानामपि दूरदर्शनम् (aho sanāthā bhavatāsma yadvayaṃ traiviṣṭapānāmapi dūradarśanam) Bhāg.1.11.8.

Dūradarśana is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms dūra and darśana (दर्शन).

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Dūradarśana (दूरदर्शन).—a. far-seeing.

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Dūradarśana is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms dūra and darśana (दर्शन). See also (synonyms): dūradṛś.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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. 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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