Punyanubhava, Puṇyānubhāva, Punya-anubhava: 2 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Puṇyānubhāva (पुण्यानुभाव).—pleasing majesty or dignity; Uttararāmacarita 4.22.

Derivable forms: puṇyānubhāvaḥ (पुण्यानुभावः).

Puṇyānubhāva is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms puṇya and anubhāva (अनुभाव).

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

Puṇyānubhāva (पुण्यानुभाव):—[from puṇya] m. pleasing majesty or dignity, [Uttararāma-carita iv, 22.]

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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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