Parnasamstara, Parṇasaṃstara, Parna-samstara: 2 definitions
Parnasamstara means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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.
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Parṇasaṃstara (पर्णसंस्तर).—one with a bed of leaves; वनेषु वासतेयेषु निवसन् पर्णसंस्तरः (vaneṣu vāsateyeṣu nivasan parṇasaṃstaraḥ) Bhaṭṭikāvya 4.8.
Derivable forms: parṇasaṃstaraḥ (पर्णसंस्तरः).
Parṇasaṃstara is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms parṇa and saṃstara (संस्तर).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Parṇasaṃstara (पर्णसंस्तर):—[=parṇa-saṃstara] [from parṇa > parṇ] m. having l° for a bed, sleeping on l°, [Monier-Williams’ 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 (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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