Parshvamani, Pārśvamānī, Parshva-mani: 4 definitions


Parshvamani 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.

The Sanskrit term Pārśvamānī can be transliterated into English as Parsvamani or Parshvamani, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Jyotisha (astronomy and astrology)

[«previous next»] — Parshvamani in Jyotisha glossary
Source: Wikibooks (hi): Sanskrit Technical Terms

Pārśvamānī (पार्श्वमानी).—1. The lateral side of a quadrilateral or the flank-side measurement. 2. The flank-side measurer. Note: Pārśva-mānī is a Sanskrit technical term used in ancient Indian sciences such as Astronomy, Mathematics and Geometry.

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Jyotisha (ज्योतिष, jyotiṣa or jyotish) refers to ‘astronomy’ or “Vedic astrology” and represents the fifth of the six Vedangas (additional sciences to be studied along with the Vedas). Jyotisha concerns itself with the study and prediction of the movements of celestial bodies, in order to calculate the auspicious time for rituals and ceremonies.

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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Parshvamani in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Pārśvamānī (पार्श्वमानी).—the longer side of an oblong.

Pārśvamānī is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms pārśva and mānī (मानी).

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

Pārśvamānī (पार्श्वमानी):—[=pārśva-mānī] [from pārśva > pārśava] f. the longer side of an oblong or the s° of a square, [Śulba-sūtra]

[Sanskrit to German]

Parshvamani in German

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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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