Kesaracala, Kesarācala, Kesara-acala, Kesharacala, Keśarācala, Keshara-acala: 4 definitions

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The Sanskrit term Keśarācala can be transliterated into English as Kesaracala or Kesharacala, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Kesarachala.

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[«previous next»] — Kesaracala in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Kesarācala (केसराचल).—an epithet of the mountain Meru; Bhāgavata 5.17.6.

Derivable forms: kesarācalaḥ (केसराचलः).

Kesarācala is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kesara and acala (अचल). See also (synonyms): keśarācala.

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Keśarācala (केशराचल).—an epithet of the mountain Meru; Bhāgavata 5.17.6.

Derivable forms: keśarācalaḥ (केशराचलः).

Keśarācala is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms keśara and acala (अचल). See also (synonyms): kesarācala.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Keśarācala (केशराचल):—[from kesara] m. [plural] ‘the filament mountains’, Name of the mountains situated round Meru (which is called ‘the seed-vessel of the earth’; See karṇikācala), [Bhāgavata-purāṇa v, 17, 6.]

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Kesaracala in German

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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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