Jajnana, Jajñana: 2 definitions
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Jajñana (जज्ञन):—mfn. [perfect tense] p. [Ātmanepada] √jnā q.v.
2) m. Name of a man, [Ārṣeya-brāhmaṇa]
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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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Ends with: Gajajnana.
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Rig Veda (translation and commentary) (by H. H. Wilson)
Rig Veda 6.40.2 < [Sukta 40]
Rig Veda 9.109.12 < [Sukta 109]
Rig Veda 9.96.17 < [Sukta 96]
The Linga Purana (by J. L. Shastri)
Chapter 47 - Installation of the Liṅga (continued) < [Section 2 - Pūrvabhāga]
Chapter 28 - The mode of charitable gifts < [Section 2 - Pūrvabhāga]
Vedic influence on the Sun-worship in the Puranas (by Goswami Mitali)
Part 39 - Symbolic relevance of the Golden Disc in Sun-worship < [Chapter 2 - Salient Traits of the Solar Divinities in the Veda]