Parikarman: 8 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Parikarman (परिकर्मन्).—m. A servant. -n.

1) Painting or perfuming the body, personal decoration, dressing, toilet; कृताचारपरिकर्माणम् (kṛtācāraparikarmāṇam) Ś.2.

2) Painting or dyeing the foot; असमाप्ते परिकर्मणि स्मृतः (asamāpte parikarmaṇi smṛtaḥ) Kumārasambhava 4.19.

3) Preparation.

4) Worship, adoration; अविक्लमस्ते परिकर्मणि स्थितः (aviklamaste parikarmaṇi sthitaḥ) Bhāg. 2.9.29.

5) (In Yoga phil.) Purifying, a means of purifying the mind; मैञ्यादिचित्तपरिकर्मविदो विधाय क्लेशप्रहाण- मिह लब्धसबीजयोगाः (maiñyādicittaparikarmavido vidhāya kleśaprahāṇa- miha labdhasabījayogāḥ) Śiśupālavadha 4.55. (see Malli. thereon).

6) An arithmetical operation (of which there are 8 divisions).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Parikarman (परिकर्मन्).—i. e. pari -kṛ + man, I. m. A servant. Ii. n. 1. Adoration, [Bhāgavata-Purāṇa, (ed. Burnouf.)] 2, 9, 29. 2. Personal decoration, dressing, painting, or perfuming the body, [Kumārasaṃbhava, (ed. Stenzler.)] 4, 19. 3. Preparation, [Kathāsaritsāgara, (ed. Brockhaus.)] 22, 101.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Parikarman (परिकर्मन्).—[neuter] the being about or intent upon something, preparation for (—°), attendance, worship, veneration, care, [especially] of the body, as anointing, perfuming, toilet i.[grammar]

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

1) Parikarman (परिकर्मन्):—[=pari-karman] [from pari-kṛ] m. a servant, assistant, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

2) [v.s. ...] n. attendance, worship, adoration, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

3) [v.s. ...] dressing, painting or perfuming the body ([especially] after bathing), [Mahābhārata; Kālidāsa]

4) [v.s. ...] cleansing, purification, [Śiśupāla-vadha]

5) [v.s. ...] preparation, [Kathāsaritsāgara] (cf. kara)

6) [v.s. ...] arithmetical computation or operation, [Horace H. Wilson]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Parikarman (परिकर्मन्):—[pari-karman] (rmma) 5. n. Personal decoration, or perfuming; computation. m. A servant or slave.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Parikarman (परिकर्मन्) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Paḍikamma, Parikamma, Parikammaṇa.

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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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