Ekantasushama, Ekāntasuṣamā, Ekanta-sushama: 3 definitions


Ekantasushama 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 Ekāntasuṣamā can be transliterated into English as Ekantasusama or Ekantasushama, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Ekantasushama in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Ekāntasuṣamā (एकान्तसुषमा):—[=ekānta-suṣamā] [from ekānta > eka] f. ‘containing only good years’, (with Jainas) Name of two spokes in the wheel of time (the first of Avasarpiṇī and the sixth of Utsarpiṇī, qq.v.)

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Ekantasushama 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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