Mohakalila, aka: Moha-kalila; 2 Definition(s)


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Mohakalila (मोहकलिल).—

1) the thick net or snare of delusion.

2) spirituous liquor.

Derivable forms: mohakalilam (मोहकलिलम्).

Mohakalila is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms moha and kalila (कलिल).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Mohakalila (मोहकलिल).—n.

(-laṃ) The snare of illusion.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara 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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