Pratibandhaka: 6 definitions
Pratibandhaka means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
pratibandhaka (प्रतिबंधक).—a (S) That obstructs, opposes, impedes, hinders.
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pratibandhaka (प्रतिबंधक).—n (S) An obstacle or impediment.
Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.
Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Pratibandhaka (प्रतिबन्धक).—a. (-ndhikā f.)
1) Binding, fastening.
2) Impeding, obstructing, hindering.
3) Resisting, opposing.
-kaḥ A branch, shoot.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-kaḥ-kā-kaṃ) 1. Impeding, obstructing, an obstructor or opposer. 2. Binding. m.
(-kaḥ) A branch, a shoot. n.
(-kaṃ) An impediment. E. pratibandha obstacle, aff. kan .Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Pratibandhaka (प्रतिबन्धक):—[=prati-bandhaka] [from prati-bandh] a (ifc.) = bandha, impediment, obstacle, [Mahābhārata]
2) [v.s. ...] mf(ikā)n. obstructing, preventing, resisting, [Mahābhārata; Rājataraṅgiṇī; Taittirīya-prātiśākhya [Scholiast or Commentator]]
3) [v.s. ...] m. a branch, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
4) [v.s. ...] b m. Name of a prince, [Viṣṇu-purāṇa]
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Pratibandhakarin.
Ends with: Garbhapratibandhaka.
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The Vishnu Purana (by Horace Hayman Wilson)
A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 3 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
Part 15 - God in the Rāmānuja School < [Chapter XX - Philosophy of the Rāmānuja School of Thought]
A study of the philosophy of Jainism (by Deepa Baruah)
A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 4 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)