Pamsukrida, aka: Pāṃsukrīḍā, Pamsu-krida, Pamshukrida, Pāṃśukrīḍā, Pamshu-krida; 1 Definition(s)


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The Sanskrit term Pāṃśukrīḍā can be transliterated into English as Pamsukrida or Pamshukrida, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Pāṃsukrīḍā (पांसुक्रीडा).—

1) Playing in the sand.

2) Wresting; Mb.5.169.12. (Com. pāṃsuvikarṣaṇe pāṃsuṣu vikarṣaṇe bhūmau muṣṭiyuddhe ityarthaḥ.)

Pāṃsukrīḍā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms pāṃsu and krīḍā (क्रीडा). See also (synonyms): pāṃsukrīḍana, pāṃśukrīḍana, pāṃśukrīḍā, pāṃsuvikarṣaṇa, pāṃśuvikarṣaṇa.

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Pāṃśukrīḍā (पांशुक्रीडा).—

1) Playing in the sand.

2) Wresting; Mb.5.169.12. (Com. pāṃsuvikarṣaṇe pāṃsuṣu vikarṣaṇe bhūmau muṣṭiyuddhe ityarthaḥ.)

Pāṃśukrīḍā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms pāṃśu and krīḍā (क्रीडा). See also (synonyms): pāṃsukrīḍana, pāṃśukrīḍana, pāṃsukrīḍā, pāṃsuvikarṣaṇa, pāṃśuvikarṣaṇa.

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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