Kashtasadhya, Kaṣṭasādhya, Kashta-sadhya: 5 definitions
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The Sanskrit term Kaṣṭasādhya can be transliterated into English as Kastasadhya or Kashtasadhya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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kaṣṭasādhya (कष्टसाध्य).—a (S) Painful or toilsome; to be accomplished or executed only through pain or toil.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
kaṣṭasādhya (कष्टसाध्य).—a Painful or toilsome. To be executed only through toil. Not im- possible, i. e. capable of being achiev- ed by effort.
Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.
Kaṣṭasādhya (कष्टसाध्य).—a. to be accomplished with difficulty.
Kaṣṭasādhya is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kaṣṭa and sādhya (साध्य).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Kaṣṭasādhya (कष्टसाध्य):—[=kaṣṭa-sādhya] [from kaṣṭa] mfn. to be accomplished with difficulty, painful, toilsome, [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]
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.
Kaṣṭasādhya (ಕಷ್ಟಸಾಧ್ಯ):—[adjective] requiring or demanding great effort.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Partial matches: Kashta, Sadhya.
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Bhajana-Rahasya (by Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakura Mahasaya)
Text 5 < [Chapter 1 - Prathama-yāma-sādhana (Niśānta-bhajana–śraddhā)]