Hritstambha, Hṛtstambha, Hrid-stambha: 3 definitions


Hritstambha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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 Hṛtstambha can be transliterated into English as Hrtstambha or Hritstambha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Hṛtstambha (हृत्स्तम्भ).—paralysis of the heart.

Derivable forms: hṛtstambhaḥ (हृत्स्तम्भः).

Hṛtstambha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms hṛd and stambha (स्तम्भ).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Hṛtstambha (हृत्स्तम्भ):—[=hṛt-stambha] [from hṛt > hṛd] m. paralysis of the h°, [Caraka]

[Sanskrit to German]

Hritstambha in German

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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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