Grihaprakarana, Gṛhaprakaraṇa, Grihapra-karana: 2 definitions



Grihaprakarana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India. 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 Gṛhaprakaraṇa can be transliterated into English as Grhaprakarana or Grihaprakarana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

India history and geography

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Source: Shodhganga: a concise history of Sanskrit Chanda literature (history)

Gṛhaprakaraṇa (गृहप्रकरण) is the name of a work ascribed to Mathurānātha Śukla Mālavīya (C. 1750-1825 C.E.): a native of Mālava (presently Malwa), Brahmin by caste and an authority on jyotiṣa, stotra, yoga, bhakti and chandas. Also see the “New Catalogus Catalogorum” XVII. p. 116.

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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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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Grihaprakarana in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Gṛhaprakaraṇa (गृहप्रकरण):—[=gṛha-prakaraṇa] [from gṛha > gṛbh] n. Name of [work]

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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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