Prasadashramin, Prasada-ashramin, Prāsādāśramin, Prāsādāśramī, Prasada-ashrami, Prasadashrami: 1 definition


Prasadashramin 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 terms Prāsādāśramin and Prāsādāśramī can be transliterated into English as Prasadasramin or Prasadashramin or Prasadasrami or Prasadashrami, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Vastushastra (architecture)

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Source: Brill: Śaivism and the Tantric Traditions (architecture)

Prāsādāśramin (प्रासादाश्रमिन्) refers to “those who come to the temple”, according to the Devyāmata (chapter 105).—Accordingly, [while describing the layout of the residence (gṛha) for the prāsādāśramin]—“[...] The residence for those who come to the temple (prāsādāśraminprāsādāśramiṇāṃ gṛham) is described in due sequence. In the southeast is the kitchen. In the northeast is the space for worship. [...]”.

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Vastushastra (वास्तुशास्त्र, vāstuśāstra) refers to the ancient Indian science (shastra) of architecture (vastu), dealing with topics such architecture, sculpture, town-building, fort building and various other constructions. Vastu also deals with the philosophy of the architectural relation with the cosmic universe.

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