Madhyamagrama, aka: Madhyamagrāma, Madhyama-grama; 2 Definition(s)

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Madhyamagrāma (मध्यमग्राम).—The middle scale in music; consists of śārṅgi, pāvani and dṛṣṭāka—20 different kinds in it.*

  • * Vāyu-purāṇa 86. 38, 49.
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
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The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.

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Madhyamagrāma (मध्यमग्राम).—(in music) the middle scale.

Derivable forms: madhyamagrāmaḥ (मध्यमग्रामः).

Madhyamagrāma is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms madhyama and grāma (ग्राम).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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. 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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