Pralayaghana, Pralaya-ghana: 3 definitions
Pralayaghana 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.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Pralayaghana (प्रलयघन).—a cloud at the dissolution of the world.
Derivable forms: pralayaghanaḥ (प्रलयघनः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Pralayaghana (प्रलयघन):—[=pra-laya-ghana] [from pra-laya > pra-lī] m. the cloud which causes the destruction of the world, [Hitopadeśa]
[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Pralayaghana (प्रलयघन):—m. die den Untergang der Welt bewirkende Wolke [145,17.]
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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