Pranayatrika, Prāṇayātrika, Prana-yatrika: 4 definitions


Pranayatrika 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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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Prāṇayātrika (प्राणयात्रिक).—requisite for subsistence; प्राणयात्रिकमात्रः स्यात् (prāṇayātrikamātraḥ syāt) Manusmṛti 6.57.

Prāṇayātrika is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms prāṇa and yātrika (यात्रिक).

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

Prāṇayātrika (प्राणयात्रिक):—[=prāṇa-yātrika] [from prāṇa-yātrā > prāṇa > prān] mfn. requisite for subs° (ka-mātra mfn. possessing only the necessaries of l°), [Manu-smṛti; Mahābhārata]

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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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