Parnashala, Parṇaśālā, Parna-shala: 7 definitions
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The Sanskrit term Parṇaśālā can be transliterated into English as Parnasala or Parnashala, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Parṇaśālā (पर्णशाला).—a hut made of leaves, a hermitage; निर्दिष्टां कुलपतिना स पर्णशालामध्यास्य (nirdiṣṭāṃ kulapatinā sa parṇaśālāmadhyāsya) R.1.95;12.4;
Parṇaśālā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms parṇa and śālā (शाला).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-lā) A hut of leaves and grass, a hermitage. E. parṇa a leaf, and śālā a hall.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Parṇaśāla (पर्णशाल).—f. 1. an arbour, [Rāmāyaṇa] 3, 6, 15. 2. the name of a district inhabited by anchorites, Mahābhārata 13, 3398.
Parṇaśāla is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms parṇa and śāla (शाल).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Parṇaśālā (पर्णशाला):—[=parṇa-śālā] [from parṇa > parṇ] f. ‘leaf-hut’, an arbour, [Rāmāyaṇa; Raghuvaṃśa; Kādambarī] ([especially] as the dwelling of a Buddhist monk, [Religious Thought and Life in India 81; 430])
2) [v.s. ...] Name of a great settlement of Brāhmans in Madhya-deśa between the Yamunā and Gaṅgā, [Mahābhārata]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Parṇaśālā (पर्णशाला):—[parṇa-śālā] (lā) 1. f. A hut of leaves.
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