Marjarakarana, aka: Marjara-karana, Mārjārakaraṇa; 1 Definition(s)

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Mārjārakaraṇa (मार्जारकरण).—a kind of coitus or mode of sexual enjoyment.

Derivable forms: mārjārakaraṇam (मार्जारकरणम्).

Mārjārakaraṇa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms mārjāra and karaṇa (करण). See also (synonyms): mārjālakaraṇa.

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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