Karupravadana, aka: Karu-pravadana; 1 Definition(s)

Introduction

Karupravadana 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.

In Hinduism

Nāṭyaśāstra (theatrics and dramaturgy)

Kārupravādana (कारुप्रवादन).—Instrumental music is called vādya, or kārupravādana, i.e. “the art of playing musical instruments”.

(Source): Google Books: Dattilam: A Compendium of Ancient Indian Music
Nāṭyaśāstra book cover
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Nāṭyaśāstra (नाट्यशास्त्र, natya-shastra) refers to both the ancient Indian tradition of performing arts, (e.g., theatrics, drama, dance, music), as well as the name of a Sanskrit work dealing with these subjects. It also teaches the rules for composing dramatic plays (nāṭya) and poetic works (kāvya).

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kārū (कारू).—m An artisan, artificer; term for the 12 balutēdāra.
Uthavanakara-Kari-Karu
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jaratkāru (जरत्कारु).—c A term for a thin, meagre emaciated person.
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gala (गल).—f The hole made at marbles. iṭīdāṇḍū, &c.--- OR --- gaḷa (गळ).—m A fish-hook. A drag...
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biṛhāḍakarī (बिऱ्हाडकरी) [-karu, -करु].—m biṛhāḍū c A lodger.
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bārākārū (बाराकारू).—m The twelve kārū or balutēdāra.
Kitti
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gaṭa (गट).—m A band, gang, confederate body. A dense body (as of troops, cattle &c.). A lump (o...
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kaī (कई).—ad When? Where?
Hotakara
hōtakara (होतकर) [-rū, -रू].—a That is becoming; that is advancing; promising.
Vasatakaru
vasatakarū (वसतकरू).—c (vasaṇēṃ & karū Affix.) A person alighted at a place for a time, a sojou...
Utarakari
utārakarī (उतारकरी).—or -karū m A person alighted for a time upon a journey, a passenger: also ...
Sanakari
saṇakarī (सणकरी).—m A person (as a kārū or balatēdāra or a servant or retainer of certain famil...
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jatrēkarī (जत्रेकरी) [or करू, karū].—m A pilgrim.

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