Paritrana, aka: Paritrāṇa; 3 Definition(s)
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paritrāṇa (परित्राण).—n S Protecting, guarding, preserving. 2 Making whole; mending or repairing.(Source): DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
paritrāṇa (परित्राण).—n Protecting. Making whole.(Source): DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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.
1) Preservation, protection, rescue, defence, deliverance; परित्राणाय साधूनां विनाशाय च दुष्कृताम् (paritrāṇāya sādhūnāṃ vināśāya ca duṣkṛtām) Bg.4.8; रामापरित्राणविहस्तयोधं सेनानिवेशं तुमुलं चकार (rāmāparitrāṇavihastayodhaṃ senāniveśaṃ tumulaṃ cakāra) R.5.49.
3) Abstaining from.
4) The hair of the body; moustaches.
Derivable forms: paritrāṇam (परित्राणम्).(Source): DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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Early Chola Temples (by S. R. Balasubrahmanyam)
Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
I. The two kinds of Buddha < [Part 3 - Bringing innumerable beings to abhisaṃbodhi]
I. Great Loving-kindness and Great Compassion according to the Śrāvakayāna < [Preliminary note on Loving-kindness and Compassion]
I. What is fulfilling the wishes? < [Part 2 - Fulfilling the wishes of all beings]
A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 3 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
Part 8 - Veṅkaṭanātha’s treatment of Doubt < [Chapter XX - Philosophy of the Rāmānuja School of Thought]
Part 9 - Error and Doubt according to Veṅkaṭanātha < [Chapter XX - Philosophy of the Rāmānuja School of Thought]
Part 5 - The Influence of the Āḻvārs on the followers of Rāmānuja < [Chapter XVIII - An Historical and Literary Survey of the Viśiṣṭādvaita School of Thought]
Yoga Vasistha [English], Volume 1-4 (by Vihari-Lala Mitra)
Chapter LXXIV - Account and admonition of bhagiratha < [Book VI - Nirvana prakarana part 1 (nirvana prakarana)]
The Book of Protection (by Piyadassi Thera)