Kapishanjana, aka: Kapiśāñjana, Kapisha-anjana; 1 Definition(s)


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The Sanskrit term Kapiśāñjana can be transliterated into English as Kapisanjana or Kapishanjana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Kapiśāñjana (कपिशाञ्जन).—Name of Śiva.

Derivable forms: kapiśāñjanaḥ (कपिशाञ्जनः).

Kapiśāñjana is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kapiśa and añjana (अञ्जन).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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. 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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