Mahashanti, Mahāśānti: 3 definitions
Mahashanti 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 Mahāśānti can be transliterated into English as Mahasanti or Mahashanti, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum
1) Mahāśānti (महाशान्ति) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—W. p. 349. Kh. 61. 63. Oppert. 6525. 7567. Peters. 3, 388.
—Av. Bik. 128. 129.
2) Mahāśānti (महाशान्ति):—Av. Rgb. 190.
3) Mahāśānti (महाशान्ति):—Av. Ulwar 1417.
4) Mahāśānti (महाशान्ति):—Av. Tb. 213.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Mahāśānti (महाशान्ति):—[=mahā-śānti] [from mahā > mah] f. an expiatory observance and recitation (for averting evil), [Gṛhya-sūtra; Varāha-mihira’s Bṛhat-saṃhitā] (also tī mc.)
2) [v.s. ...] Name of two works.
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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Ends with: Aindri mahashanti.
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