Homadravya, Hōmadravya: 4 definitions
Homadravya 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.
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hōmadravya (होमद्रव्य).—n (S) A common term for the articles used in a burnt-offering.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
hōmadravya (होमद्रव्य).—n A common term for the arti- cles used in a hōma.
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.
Homadravya (होमद्रव्य):—[=homa-dravya] [from homa > hotṛ] n. anything employed for a Homa-sacrificial or oblation, [Kātyāyana-śrauta-sūtra]
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.
Hōmadravya (ಹೋಮದ್ರವ್ಯ):—[noun] = ಹೋತ್ರ - [hotra -] 1.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Partial matches: Dravya, Homa.
Starts with: Homadravyaparimana, Homadravyaparinama.
Full-text: Homadravyaparinama, Ucchishtanem, Homya, Homiya, Dravya.
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Sankhayana-grihya-sutra (by Hermann Oldenberg)