Prokshaniya, Prokṣaṇīya: 2 definitions
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The Sanskrit term Prokṣaṇīya can be transliterated into English as Proksaniya or Prokshaniya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Prokṣaṇīya (प्रोक्षणीय).—Water for consecrating.
Derivable forms: prokṣaṇīyam (प्रोक्षणीयम्).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Prokṣaṇīya (प्रोक्षणीय):—[from prokṣa > prokṣ] mfn. to be sprinkled
2) [v.s. ...] n. (sg. and [plural]) water used for consecrating, [Harivaṃśa; Mārkaṇḍeya-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.
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The Brahma Purana (by G. P. Bhatt)
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Chapter 27 - Lord Krishna’s Instructions on the Process of Deity Worship < [Canto XI - General History]
The Brahmanda Purana (by G.V. Tagare)