Prashantaceshta, Praśāntaceṣṭa, Prashanta-ceshta: 2 definitions


Prashantaceshta 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 Praśāntaceṣṭa can be transliterated into English as Prasantacesta or Prashantaceshta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Prashantacheshta.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Praśāntaceṣṭa (प्रशान्तचेष्ट).—a. resting, ceased to work.

Praśāntaceṣṭa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms praśānta and ceṣṭa (चेष्ट).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Praśāntaceṣṭa (प्रशान्तचेष्ट).—mfn.

(-ṣṭaḥ-ṣṭā-ṣṭaṃ) Resting, E. praśānta and ceṣṭā effort.

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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. 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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