Ishtakarashi, aka: Iṣṭakārāśi, Ishtaka-rashi; 2 Definition(s)

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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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Iṣṭakārāśi (इष्टकाराशि).—a pile of bricks.

Derivable forms: iṣṭakārāśiḥ (इष्टकाराशिः).

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

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Iṣṭakārāśi (इष्टकाराशि).—f.

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

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