Pratyagaksha, Pratyagakṣa: 2 definitions


Pratyagaksha 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 Pratyagakṣa can be transliterated into English as Pratyagaksa or Pratyagaksha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Pratyagakṣa (प्रत्यगक्ष).—n.

(-kṣaṃ) An inner organ.

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

1) Pratyagakṣa (प्रत्यगक्ष):—[=pratyag-akṣa] [from pratyag > praty-añc] n. an inner organ, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

2) [v.s. ...] mfn. having inner organs, [ib.]

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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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