Mahasmrityupasthana, Mahāsmṛtyupasthāna: 2 definitions

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Mahasmrityupasthana 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 Mahāsmṛtyupasthāna can be transliterated into English as Mahasmrtyupasthana or Mahasmrityupasthana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Mahāsmṛtyupasthāna (महास्मृत्युपस्थान).—nt., name of a work: Mahāvyutpatti 1401.

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

Mahāsmṛtyupasthāna (महास्मृत्युपस्थान):—[=mahā-smṛty-upasthāna] [from mahā-smṛti > mahā > mah] n. Name of a Buddhist Sūtra.

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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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