Paurvajanmika: 3 definitions


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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Paurvajanmika (पौर्वजन्मिक).—adj. (Sanskrit pūrva-janman plus -ika), of former births: °kāny aśubhāni karmāṇi Vajracchedikā 34.17, 18; but Kashgar recension, Pargiter ap. Hoernle [Manuscript Remains of Buddhist literature found in Eastern Turkestan] 187.1, 2 pūrvajanmikāny. Neither form has been noted elsewhere.

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

Paurvajanmika (पौर्वजन्मिक):—[=paurva-janmika] mfn. done in a former life, [Vajracchedikā]

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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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