Kusumanjali, Kusumāñjali, Kusuma-anjali, Kusumamjali: 7 definitions


Kusumanjali 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.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Kusumāñjali (कुसुमाञ्जलि).—a handful of flowers.

Derivable forms: kusumāñjaliḥ (कुसुमाञ्जलिः).

Kusumāñjali is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kusuma and añjali (अञ्जलि).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Kusumāñjali (कुसुमाञ्जलि).—[masculine] two handfuls of flowers, a flower offering.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum

Kusumāñjali (कुसुमाञ्जलि) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—See Nyāyakusumāñjali, Mīmāṃsākusumāñjali.

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

1) Kusumāñjali (कुसुमाञ्जलि):—[from kusuma] f. a handful of flowers (properly as much as will fill both hands), [Ratnāvalī]

2) [v.s. ...] Name of a philosophical work (written by Udayana Ācārya to prove the existence of a Supreme Being, and consisting of seventy-two Kārikās divided into five chapters), [Sarvadarśana-saṃgraha]

[Sanskrit to German]

Kusumanjali in German

context information

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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Kusumanjali in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Kusumāṃjali (ಕುಸುಮಾಂಜಲಿ):—

1) [noun] that much quantity of flowers which both the palms brought together and slightly hollowed, can hold.

2) [noun] an offering of flowers holding in this manner, as to a deity or on the stage of a theatre, before the play or dance is started.

context information

Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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