Paundarika, Paumdarika, Pauṇḍarīka: 12 definitions
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Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Pauṇḍarīka (पौण्डरीक).—A sacrifice whose fruits are attained by going round Amarakaṇṭaka.*
- * Matsya-purāṇa 188. 93.
The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.
India history and geographySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary
Pauṇḍarīka.—(EI 4; IA 19), name of a sacrifice. Note: pauṇḍarīka is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Pauṇḍarīka (पौण्डरीक).—a. (-kī f.) Relating to or made of lotusflowers; अविरलमिव दाम्ना पौण्डरीकेण नद्धः (aviralamiva dāmnā pauṇḍarīkeṇa naddhaḥ) Māl.3.16; वाताव- धूता वरपौण्डरीकी लम्बेव माला रुचिराम्बरस्य (vātāva- dhūtā varapauṇḍarīkī lambeva mālā rucirāmbarasya) Rām.4.28.23.
-kaḥ 1 A kind of leprosy.
2) A Soma sacrifice of 11 days.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary
Pauṇḍarīka (पौण्डरीक).—(1) (Sanskrit as adj.; AMg. poṇḍarīya, id., = pu°), white lotus: Gaṇḍavyūha 136.8 (at end of a [bahuvrīhi] [compound]); (2) name of a former Buddha: Mahāvastu iii.236.16 f. (v.l. Puṇḍ°).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Pauṇḍarīka (पौण्डरीक).—i. e. puṇḍarīka + a, m. A certain Soma sacrifice, lasting eleven days, Mahābhārata 13, 4934.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Pauṇḍarīka (पौण्डरीक).—[adjective] made of lotus-flowers.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum
1) Pauṇḍarīka (पौण्डरीक) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—śr. Oppert. Ii, 5340. 7399. 8661. 10326 (Āpast).
—[commentary] Ii, 7400.
2) Pauṇḍarīka (पौण्डरीक):—śr. Gov. Or. Libr. Madras 52.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Pauṇḍarīka (पौण्डरीक):—mf(ī)n. ([from] puṇḍarīka) made or consisting of lotus-flowers (as a garland), [Mālatīmādhava]
2) m. a kind of Soma sacrifice lasting 11 days, [ṢaḍvBr.; ???] etc.
3) [patronymic] of Kṣema-dhṛtvan, [Tāṇḍya-brāhmaṇa]
4) n. (sc. kuṣṭha) a kind of leprosy, [Suśruta]Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)
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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.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
Pauṃḍarīka (ಪೌಂಡರೀಕ):—[adjective] of, related to, consisting of, made of lotus flowers.
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Pauṃḍarīka (ಪೌಂಡರೀಕ):—[noun] a kind of Sōma sacrifice lasting for eleven days.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Paundarikadashadivasapaddhati, Paundarikahautraprayoga, Paundarikahotrisaptaka, Paundarikakarika, Paundarikakliptiprayoga, Paundarikakratuprayoga, Paundarikandapille, Paundarikapaddhati, Paundarikaprathamaklipti, Paundarikaprayoga, Paundarikarameshvara, Paundarikaratnakara, Paundarikasaman, Paundarikasamani, Paundarikasaptahautra.
Ends with: Prapaundarika.
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