Niruktiprakasha, Niruktiprakāśa, Nirukti-prakasha: 3 definitions

Introduction

Niruktiprakasha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India. 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 Niruktiprakāśa can be transliterated into English as Niruktiprakasa or Niruktiprakasha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

India history and geogprahy

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Source: Shodhganga: The Kavyavilasa of Ciranjiva Bhattacarya (history)

Niruktiprakāśa (निरुक्तिप्रकाश) is the name of a work written by Raghudeva Nyāyālaṃkāra (17th century): a teacher of Cirañjīva Bhaṭṭācārya (fl. 17th century), the author of the Kāvyavilāsa.—Raghudeva lived about 1650 A.D. and he was a disciple of Harirāma Tarkavāgīśa.

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The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.

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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit-English dictionary

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

Niruktiprakāśa (निरुक्तिप्रकाश):—[=nir-ukti-prakāśa] [from nir-ukti > nir-ukta] m. Name of [work]

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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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