Pishacabadha, Piśācabādhā, Pishaca-badha: 4 definitions


Pishacabadha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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 Piśācabādhā can be transliterated into English as Pisacabadha or Pishacabadha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Pishachabadha.

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Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Pishacabadha in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

piśācabādhā (पिशाचबाधा).—f (S) Demoniac possession.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

piśācabādhā (पिशाचबाधा) [-bhāvanā, -भावना].—f Demoniac possession.

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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Piśācabādhā (पिशाचबाधा).—demoniacal possession.

Piśācabādhā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms piśāca and bādhā (बाधा). See also (synonyms): piśācasaṃcāra.

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

Piśācabādhā (पिशाचबाधा):—[=piśāca-bādhā] [from piśāca > piś] f. demoniacal possession, [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]

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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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