Garbhabhavana, Garbha-bhavana: 6 definitions
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) an inner apartment, the body of a house; Mb.5.118.19; R.19.42.
2) a lying-in-chamber.
3) the sanctuary or body of a temple; निर्गत्य गर्भभवनात् (nirgatya garbhabhavanāt) Māl.1.
Derivable forms: garbhabhavanam (गर्भभवनम्).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Garbhabhavana (गर्भभवन).—n. a sanctuary, [Mālatīmādhava, (ed. Calc.)] 13, 3 (below).
Garbhabhavana is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms garbha and bhavana (भवन).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Garbhabhavana (गर्भभवन).—[neuter] = garbhageha.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Garbhabhavana (गर्भभवन):—[=garbha-bhavana] [from garbha] n. (= -gṛha) the sanctuary of a temple, [Mālatīmādhava i, 20/21; Kathāsaritsāgara lv, 175.]
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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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