Grahashanti, aka: Grahaśānti, Graha-shanti; 3 Definition(s)

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Grahashanti 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 Grahaśānti can be transliterated into English as Grahasanti or Grahashanti, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Marathi-English dictionary

[Grahashanti in Marathi glossaries]

grahaśānti (ग्रहशांति).—f (S) Propitiation of the planets (by sacrifices &c.)

(Source): DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

grahaśānti (ग्रहशांति).—f Propitiation of the planets.

(Source): DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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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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Sanskrit-English dictionary

[Grahashanti in Sanskrit glossaries]

Grahaśānti (ग्रहशान्ति).—f. propitiation of planets by sacrifices &c.

Derivable forms: grahaśāntiḥ (ग्रहशान्तिः).

Grahaśānti is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms graha and śānti (शान्ति).

(Source): DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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. 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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