Pradhrishti, Pradhṛṣṭi: 4 definitions



Pradhrishti 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 Pradhṛṣṭi can be transliterated into English as Pradhrsti or Pradhrishti, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Pradhṛṣṭi (प्रधृष्टि).—[feminine] overwhelming.

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

Pradhṛṣṭi (प्रधृष्टि):—[=pra-dhṛṣṭi] [from pra-dhṛṣ] f. overpowering, subjugation, [Śāṅkhāyana-śrauta-sūtra]

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Pradhṛṣṭi (प्रधृष्टि):—(von dharṣ mit pra) f. Bewältigung [Śāṅkhāyana’s Śrautasūtrāṇi 8, 24, 13.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Pradhṛṣṭi (प्रधृष्टि):—f. Bewältigung.

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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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