Kalmashanghri, Kalmāṣāṅghri: 5 definitions
Kalmashanghri 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 Kalmāṣāṅghri can be transliterated into English as Kalmasanghri or Kalmashanghri, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: archive.org: Puranic Encyclopedia
Kalmāṣāṅghri (कल्माषाङ्घ्रि).—See under the word KALMĀṢAPĀDA.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Kalmāṣāṅghri (कल्माषाङ्घ्रि).—See saudāsa.*
- * Bhāgavata-purāṇa IX. 9. 18.
The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Kalmāṣāṅghri (कल्माषाङ्घ्रि):—[from kalmāṣa] m. Name of a king (= ṣa-pāda), [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]
[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Kalmāṣāṅghri (कल्माषाङ्घ्रि):—(ka + aṅghri) m. = kalmāṣapāda [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 9, 9, 18.]
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Kalmāṣāṅghri (कल्माषाङ्घ्रि):—[Oxforder Handschriften 74,a,21.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Kalmāṣāṅghri (कल्माषाङ्घ्रि):—m. = kalmāṣapāda 2).
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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