Mishrakavana, Miśrakāvana: 3 definitions
Mishrakavana 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 Miśrakāvana can be transliterated into English as Misrakavana or Mishrakavana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary
Miśrakāvana (मिश्रकावन).—nt. (compare Sanskrit °vaṇa, Pāṇ.8.4.4, and Pali Missakavana, e.g. Vin. commentary i.164.29; in [Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit] only °kā-vana has been noted; all the following prose except the first; compare also Miśraka 2 and Miśrāvana), name of a pleasure-grove of the gods (of the Trāyastriṃśa, Mahāvastu): Lalitavistara 44.7 (verse); 82.12; Mahāvastu i.32.5; ii.451.20; Mahāvyutpatti 4195; Divyāvadāna 194.3, 10; 195.9; Kāśyapa Parivarta 47.1; Gaṇḍavyūha 194.14.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-ṇaṃ) The grove of Indra. E. miśrakā for miśraka a divine garden, and vana a wood.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Miśrakāvaṇa (मिश्रकावण):—[=miśrakā-vaṇa] [from miśraka > miśr] n. Indra’s pleasure-grove, [Pāṇini 8-4, 4] (cf. [gana] kotavādi).
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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