Pancaksharimantra, Pañcākṣarīmantra: 2 definitions
Pancaksharimantra means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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.
The Sanskrit term Pañcākṣarīmantra can be transliterated into English as Pancaksarimantra or Pancaksharimantra, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Alternative spellings of this word include Panchaksharimantra.
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Pañcākṣarīmantra (पञ्चाक्षरीमन्त्र).—Sacred to Śivā.*
- * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa IV. 36. 18.
The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.
Languages of India and abroad
Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
pañcākṣarīmantra (पंचाक्षरीमंत्र).—m (S pañca, akṣara, mantra) A mystic formula for the dispossession of demons.
Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Ends with: Shivapancaksharimantra.
Search found 1 books and stories containing Pancaksharimantra, Pañcākṣarīmantra, Pancaksarimantra; (plurals include: Pancaksharimantras, Pañcākṣarīmantras, Pancaksarimantras). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles: