Ganeshacaturthi, Gaṇēśacaturthī, Gaṇeśacaturthī: 3 definitions
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The Sanskrit terms Gaṇēśacaturthī and Gaṇeśacaturthī can be transliterated into English as Ganesacaturthi or Ganeshacaturthi, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Alternative spellings of this word include Ganesha Chaturthi.
India history and geogprahySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary
Gaṇeśa-caturthī.—(EI 5; IA 17; CII 4), name of a tithi and festival; same as Bhādrapada su-di 4. Note: gaṇeśa-caturthī is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.
The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
gaṇēśacaturthī (गणेशचतुर्थी).—f (S) The fourth of the light half of bhādrapada, celebrated as the birthday of Gan̤esh.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
gaṇēśacaturthī (गणेशचतुर्थी).—f The fourth day of the light half of bhādrapada, celebrated as the birthday of gaṇēśa.
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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Ends with: Mahaganeshacaturthi.
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