Mangalacandi, Maṅgalacaṇḍī, Mangala-candi: 2 definitions


Mangalacandi 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Mangalachandi.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Maṅgalacaṇḍī (मङ्गलचण्डी).—Name of Durgā; मङ्गलेषु च या दक्षा सा च मङ्गलचण्डिका (maṅgaleṣu ca yā dakṣā sā ca maṅgalacaṇḍikā) Brav. P.

Maṅgalacaṇḍī is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms maṅgala and caṇḍī (चण्डी). See also (synonyms): maṅgalacaṇḍikā.

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

Maṅgalacaṇḍī (मङ्गलचण्डी):—[=maṅgala-caṇḍī] [from maṅgala] f. Name of Durga, [Catalogue(s); Horace H. Wilson]

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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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