Prajaparipalana, Prajāparipālana, Praja-paripalana: 2 definitions



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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Prajāparipālana (प्रजापरिपालन).—the protection of subjects.

Derivable forms: prajāparipālanam (प्रजापरिपालनम्).

Prajāparipālana is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms prajā and paripālana (परिपालन). See also (synonyms): prajāpālana.

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

Prajāparipālana (प्रजापरिपालन):—[=prajā-paripālana] [from prajā > pra-jan] n. the protection of subjects, [Viṣṇu-smṛti, viṣṇu-sūtra, vaiṣṇava-dharma-śāstra]

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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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