Pratyakshadarshana, aka: Pratyakṣadarśana, Pratyaksha-darshana; 2 Definition(s)


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The Sanskrit term Pratyakṣadarśana can be transliterated into English as Pratyaksadarsana or Pratyakshadarshana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Marathi-English dictionary

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pratyakṣadarśana (प्रत्यक्षदर्शन).—n (S) Witnessing, seeing in person.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
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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.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

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Pratyakṣadarśana (प्रत्यक्षदर्शन).—ocular evidence, direct proof.

Derivable forms: pratyakṣadarśanam (प्रत्यक्षदर्शनम्).

Pratyakṣadarśana is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms pratyakṣa and darśana (दर्शन).

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Pratyakṣadarśana (प्रत्यक्षदर्शन).—m. an eyewitness.

Derivable forms: pratyakṣadarśanaḥ (प्रत्यक्षदर्शनः).

Pratyakṣadarśana is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms pratyakṣa and darśana (दर्शन). See also (synonyms): pratyakṣadarśin.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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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