Ishtakarashi, Iṣṭakārāśi, Ishtaka-rashi: 4 definitions


Ishtakarashi 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 Iṣṭakārāśi can be transliterated into English as Istakarasi or Ishtakarashi, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Iṣṭakārāśi (इष्टकाराशि).—a pile of bricks.

Derivable forms: iṣṭakārāśiḥ (इष्टकाराशिः).

Iṣṭakārāśi is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms iṣṭakā and rāśi (राशि).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Iṣṭakārāśi (इष्टकाराशि).—f.

(-śiḥ) A pile of bricks. E. iṣṭakā and rāśi a heap.

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

Iṣṭakārāśi (इष्टकाराशि):—[=iṣṭakā-rāśi] [from iṣṭakā > iṣṭa] m. a pile of bricks.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Iṣṭakārāśi (इष्टकाराशि):—[iṣṭakā-rāśi] (śiḥ) 2. f. Pile of bricks.

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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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