Ghritakulya, Ghṛtakulyā, Ghrita-kulya: 6 definitions
Ghritakulya means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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 Ghṛtakulyā can be transliterated into English as Ghrtakulya or Ghritakulya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Ghṛtakulyā (घृतकुल्या).—In Gayā.*
- * Vāyu-purāṇa 112. 30.
The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
ghṛtakulyā (घृतकुल्या).—f (S) pop. ghṛtakalyā f pl Rivers of ghee. Used to express abundance of butter and niceties at a feast.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
ghṛtakulyā (घृतकुल्या).—f Rivers of ghee. Used to express abundance of butter and niceties at a feast.
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.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Ghṛtakulyā (घृतकुल्या).—a stream of ghee.
Ghṛtakulyā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms ghṛta and kulyā (कुल्या).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Ghṛtakulyā (घृतकुल्या):—[=ghṛta-kulyā] [from ghṛta > ghṛ] f. a rivulet of ghee, [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa xi.]
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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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