Pramoksha, Pramokṣa: 6 definitions
Pramoksha 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 Pramokṣa can be transliterated into English as Pramoksa or Pramoksha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) Dropping, letting fall.
2) Discharging, liberating.
Derivable forms: pramokṣaḥ (प्रमोक्षः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Pramokṣa (प्रमोक्ष).—[pra-mokṣa], m. The liberation of the soul from the body and exemption from transmigration, eternal happiness, [Brāhmaṇavilāpa] 2, 26.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Pramokṣa (प्रमोक्ष).—[masculine] letting fall, losing, also = [preceding]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Pramokṣa (प्रमोक्ष):—[=pra-mokṣa] m. (√mokṣ) letting fall, dropping, losing, [Rāmāyaṇa]
2) [v.s. ...] discharging, dismissing, liberation, l° from ([compound])
3) [v.s. ...] final deliverance, [Mahābhārata; Rāmāyaṇa]
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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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The Padma Purana (by N.A. Deshpande)
Chapter 32 - Sugandha, Arundhatīvaṭa, Sindhuprabhava etc. < [Section 3 - Svarga-khaṇḍa (section on the heavens)]
The Brahma Purana (by G. P. Bhatt)