Kapalamalin, Kapālamālin, Kapala-malin: 6 definitions
Kapalamalin 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.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Kapālamālin (कपालमालिन्).—m. epithet of Śiva; तपसा दिवमारूढाः कपालशिरसा सह (tapasā divamārūḍhāḥ kapālaśirasā saha) Rām.2.54.31.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Kapālamālin (कपालमालिन्).—adj. wearing a string of skulls, Mahābhārata 14, 202.
Kapālamālin is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kapāla and mālin (मालिन्).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Kapālamālin (कपालमालिन्).—[adjective] wearing a garland of skulls (Śiva).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Kapālamālin (कपालमालिन्):—[=kapāla-mālin] [from kapāla] mfn. bearing a garland of skulls, [Mahābhārata; Kathāsaritsāgara; Hemādri’s Caturvarga-cintāmaṇi]
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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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