Paramanna, aka: Paramānna, Parama-anna; 4 Definition(s)

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Paramanna 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.

In Hinduism

Pancaratra (worship of Nārāyaṇa)

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Paramānna (परमान्न) refers to a food preparation according to verse 25.89b-90a of the Īśvarasaṃhitā. Accordingly, “that is paramānna which is cooked with milk (kṣīra), ghee (ājya) and jaggery (guḍa). It is śuddhānna when it is sprinkled over with ghee. In its absence it is stated as oblation”.

Source: archive.org: Isvara Samhita Vol 5
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Pancaratra (पाञ्चरात्र, pāñcarātra) represents a tradition of Hinduism where Narayana is revered and worshipped. Closeley related to Vaishnavism, the Pancaratra literature includes various Agamas and tantras incorporating many Vaishnava philosophies.

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

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paramānna (परमान्न).—n (S) Rice boiled with milk and sugar. Presented in oblations &c.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

paramānna (परमान्न).—n Rice boiled with milk & sugar.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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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.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

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Paramānna (परमान्न).—rice boiled in milk with sugar.

Derivable forms: paramānnam (परमान्नम्).

Paramānna is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms parama and anna (अन्न).

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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