Padiggaha, Paḍiggaha: 2 definitions

Introduction:

Padiggaha means something in Jainism, Prakrit. 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.

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Prakrit-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Padiggaha in Prakrit glossary
Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary

1) Paḍiggaha (पडिग्गह) in the Prakrit language is related to the Sanskrit words: Patadgraha, Pratigraha.

2) Paḍiggāha (पडिग्गाह) also relates to the Sanskrit word: Pratigrāha.

context information

Prakrit is an ancient language closely associated with both Pali and Sanskrit. Jain literature is often composed in this language or sub-dialects, such as the Agamas and their commentaries which are written in Ardhamagadhi and Maharashtri Prakrit. The earliest extant texts can be dated to as early as the 4th century BCE although core portions might be older.

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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Padiggaha in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Paḍiggaha (ಪಡಿಗ್ಗಹ):—[noun] he who captures, seizes.

context information

Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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