Kshuranakshatra, Kṣuranakṣatra, Kshura-nakshatra: 3 definitions
Kshuranakshatra 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.
The Sanskrit term Kṣuranakṣatra can be transliterated into English as Ksuranaksatra or Kshuranakshatra, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Kṣuranakṣatra (क्षुरनक्षत्र).—Any luner mansion that is inauspitius for shaving.
Derivable forms: kṣuranakṣatram (क्षुरनक्षत्रम्).
Kṣuranakṣatra is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kṣura and nakṣatra (नक्षत्र).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Kṣuranakṣatra (क्षुरनक्षत्र):—[=kṣura-nakṣatra] [from kṣura > kṣur] n. any lunar mansion that is auspicious for shaving, [Varāha-mihira’s Bṛhat-saṃhitā iic, 12.]
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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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