Pancaghata, Pañcaghāta, Pancan-ghata: 3 definitions
Pancaghata means something in 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.
Alternative spellings of this word include Panchaghata.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Pañcaghāta (पञ्चघात).—(in music) a kind of measure.
Derivable forms: pañcaghātaḥ (पञ्चघातः).
Pañcaghāta is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms pañcan and ghāta (घात).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Pañcaghāta (पञ्चघात):—[=pañca-ghāta] [from pañca] m. (in music) a kind of measure.
[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Pañcaghāta (पञ्चघात):—m. ein best. Tact [Saṃgitasārasaṃgraha 226.]
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). 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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