Krantikaksha, aka: Krāntikakṣa, Kranti-kaksha; 2 Definition(s)


Krantikaksha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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 term Krāntikakṣa can be transliterated into English as Krantikaksa or Krantikaksha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Krantikaksha in Marathi glossary... « previous · [K] · next »

krāntikakṣa (क्रांतिकक्ष).—m S Via solis or ecliptic.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
context information

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.

Discover the meaning of krantikaksha or krantikaksa in the context of Marathi from relevant books on Exotic India

Sanskrit-English dictionary

Krantikaksha in Sanskrit glossary... « previous · [K] · next »

Krāntikakṣa (क्रान्तिकक्ष).—the ecliptic.

Derivable forms: krāntikakṣaḥ (क्रान्तिकक्षः).

Krāntikakṣa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms krānti and kakṣa (कक्ष). See also (synonyms): krāntimaṇḍala, krāntivalaya, krāntivṛtta.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
context information

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.

Discover the meaning of krantikaksha or krantikaksa in the context of Sanskrit from relevant books on Exotic India

Relevant definitions

Search found 65 related definition(s) that might help you understand this better. Below you will find the 15 most relevant articles:

Kakṣa (कक्ष).—A place of habitation of ancient Bhārata. (Śloka 49, Chapter 9, Bhīṣma Parva).
Krānti (क्रान्ति).—Declination. Note: Krānti is a Sanskrit technical term used in ancient India...
Krāntimaṇḍala (क्रान्तिमण्डल).—Ecliptic. Note: Krānti-maṇḍala is a Sanskrit technical term used...
Paramakrānti (परमक्रान्ति).—Greatest declination of the Sun, i.e., the obliquity of the eclipti...
Krāntipāta (क्रान्तिपात).—the equinoctial points or nodes of the ecliptic. Derivable forms: krā...
Krāntijyā (क्रान्तिज्या).—R sine of the declination of a celestial body. Note: Krāntijyā is a S...
Kakṣaśāya (कक्षशाय).—m. (-yaḥ) A dog. E. kakṣa an inner room, śāya who sleeps.
Kakṣapuṭa (कक्षपुट).—The strange term “kakṣapuṭa” is the compound of “kakṣa,” which means hidin...
Samakakṣa (समकक्ष).—a. having equal weight. -kṣā equilibrium. Samakakṣa is a Sanskrit compound ...
Krāntivṛtta (क्रान्तिवृत्त).—the ecliptic. Derivable forms: krāntivṛttam (क्रान्तिवृत्तम्).Krān...
Hemakakṣa (हेमकक्ष).—a. having golden walls. Hemakakṣa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the...
Parakrānti (परक्रान्ति).—f. inclination of the ecliptic. Derivable forms: parakrāntiḥ (परक्रान्...
Ākāśakakṣā (आकाशकक्षा).—'the girdle of the sky', horizon. Ākāśakakṣā is a Sanskrit compound con...
Krāntivalaya (क्रान्तिवलय).—the ecliptic. Derivable forms: krāntivalayaḥ (क्रान्तिवलयः).Krāntiv...
Madhyakrānti (मध्यक्रान्ति).—Declination of the place of a planet on the ecliptic. Note: Madhya...

Relevant text

Like what you read? Consider supporting this website: