Pratiprashrabdhi, Pratipraśrabdhi: 2 definitions


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The Sanskrit term Pratipraśrabdhi can be transliterated into English as Pratiprasrabdhi or Pratiprashrabdhi, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Pratipraśrabdhi (प्रतिप्रश्रब्धि).—f. (or °srabdhi; = Pali paṭippassad-dhi; to pratipraśrambha(ya)ti; compare a-prati° and praśra°), allaying, quieting, putting an end to: Lalitavistara 33.12 and 34.14, read °śrabdhyai for Lefm. with all mss. °śrad- dhyai, unless semi-MIndic assimilation be assumed (Tibetan rgyun chad; [compound] with sarvavedita-, sarveṣaṇa-, respec- tively); Mahāvyutpatti 1383 karmāvaraṇa-prati° (name of a work); Śikṣāsamuccaya 29.12 narakāpāya-pra°; Gaṇḍavyūha 165.21 °dhaye, unto becom- ing peaceful; 217.22, see a-prati°; Daśabhūmikasūtra 66.19 sarva- sattvakārya-prati°, relaxation, abandonment of the interests of all beings (would ensue if Bodhisattvas entered nirvāṇa); Bodhisattvabhūmi 63.3 °dhi-sukham, apparently sc. of obstacles, niva- [Page366-a+ 71] raṇa; compare the next sentence; or possibly as in Gaṇḍavyūha 165.21 above, becoming peaceful?

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

Pratipraśrabdhi (प्रतिप्रश्रब्धि):—[=prati-pra-śrabdhi] f. (√śrambh) omission, removal, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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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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