Pratyakshadrishta, aka: Pratyakṣadṛṣṭa, Pratyaksha-drishta; 1 Definition(s)


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The Sanskrit term Pratyakṣadṛṣṭa can be transliterated into English as Pratyaksadrsta or Pratyakshadrishta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Pratyakṣadṛṣṭa (प्रत्यक्षदृष्ट).—a. personally seen.

Pratyakṣadṛṣṭa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms pratyakṣa and dṛṣṭa (दृष्ट).

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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