Ekavastra, Eka-vastra: 5 definitions
Ekavastra 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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Ekavastra (एकवस्त्र).—a. having only one garment, in one dress (without uttarīya).
-stram a single garment.
Ekavastra is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms eka and vastra (वस्त्र). See also (synonyms): ekavasana.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Ekavastra (एकवस्त्र).—([abstract] tā [feminine]) & vāsas [adjective] the same.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Ekavastra (एकवस्त्र):—[=eka-vastra] [from eka] mfn. having but a single garment, clothed in only one garment, [Āpastamba-dharma-sūtra; Pāraskara-gṛhya-sūtra; Hemādri’s Caturvarga-cintāmaṇi] etc.
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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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Starts with: Ekavastraparidhana, Ekavastrasnana, Ekavastrasnanaprayoga, Ekavastrasnanavidhi, Ekavastrata.
Full-text: Ekavastrata, Ekavastrasnanavidhi, Ekavasas, Ekavasana.
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The Padma Purana (by N.A. Deshpande)
Chapter 6 - Birth of Devas, Daityas, Birds and Serpents etc. < [Section 1 - Sṛṣṭi-khaṇḍa (section on creation)]