Panguvasara, Paṅguvāsara, Pangu-vasara: 2 definitions


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[«previous next»] — Panguvasara in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Paṅguvāsara (पङ्गुवासर).—Saturday.

Derivable forms: paṅguvāsaraḥ (पङ्गुवासरः).

Paṅguvāsara is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms paṅgu and vāsara (वासर).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Paṅguvāsara (पङ्गुवासर):—[=paṅgu-vāsara] [from paṅgu] m. Saturday, [Kāśī khaṇḍa, from the skanda-purāṇa]

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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 (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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