Ogana, aka: Ogaṇa; 2 Definition(s)


Ogana means something in Buddhism, Pali, 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.

In Buddhism


Ogaṇa, (adj.) (Vedic ogaṇa with dial. o for ava) separated from the troop or crowd, standing alone, Vin. I, 80; J. IV, 432 = (gaṇaṃ ohīna C.). (Page 164)

(Source): Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
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Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.

Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit-English dictionary

Ogaṇa (ओगण).—a.

1) United; महि व्राधन्त ओगणास इन्द्रः (mahi vrādhanta ogaṇāsa indraḥ) Rv.1. 89.15.

2) Solitary; despised, cast off by one's friends.

(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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