Pamsupatala, aka: Pamshu-patala, Pamshupatala, Pamsu-patala, Pāṃsupaṭala, Pāṃśupaṭala; 1 Definition(s)


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The Sanskrit term Pāṃśupaṭala can be transliterated into English as Pamsupatala or Pamshupatala, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[Pamsupatala in Sanskrit glossaries]

Pāṃsupaṭala (पांसुपटल).—a mass or coating of dust.

Derivable forms: pāṃsupaṭalam (पांसुपटलम्).

Pāṃsupaṭala is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms pāṃsu and paṭala (पटल). See also (synonyms): pāṃśupaṭala.

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Pāṃśupaṭala (पांशुपटल).—a mass or coating of dust.

Derivable forms: pāṃśupaṭalam (पांशुपटलम्).

Pāṃśupaṭala is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms pāṃśu and paṭala (पटल). See also (synonyms): pāṃsupaṭala.

(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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