Maitrayanishakha, Maitrāyaṇīśākhā, Maitrayani-shakha: 2 definitions
Maitrayanishakha 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 Maitrāyaṇīśākhā can be transliterated into English as Maitrayanisakha or Maitrayanishakha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Maitrāyaṇīśākhā (मैत्रायणीशाखा):—[=maitrāyaṇī-śākhā] [from maitrāyaṇī > maitra] f. Name of a branch of the Black Yajur-veda.
[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Maitrāyaṇīśākhā (मैत्रायणीशाखा):—f. eine best. Schule.
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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