Karshapana, aka: Kārṣāpaṇa, Karṣāpaṇa, Karsha-apana; 2 Definition(s)
Karshapana means something in Buddhism, Pali, 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 terms Kārṣāpaṇa and Karṣāpaṇa can be transliterated into English as Karsapana or Karshapana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Kārṣāpaṇa (कार्षापण).—A coin in common use; fines in terms of.*
- * Matsya-purāṇa 227. 79 & 93, 197.
The Purāṇas (पुराण, purana) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahāpurāṇas total over 400,000 ślokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.
General definition (in Buddhism)
Kārṣāpaṇa (कार्षापण).—A kind of coin in ancient India, usually of copper or silver, though gold ones also circulated.(Source): Google Books: Divine Stories: Divyavadana
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Search found 11 books and stories containing Karshapana, Kārṣāpaṇa, Karṣāpaṇa or Karsha-apana. You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)
Verse 8.274 < [Section XLI - Verbal Assault (Abuse and Defamation)]
Verse 8.136 < [Section XXIII - Measures]
Verse 10.120 < [Section XIV - Sources of Income (vittāgama)]
Vedānta-sūtras Part II (by George Thibaut)
Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
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