Punyodaka, Puṇyōdaka, Puṇyodaka: 4 definitions
Punyodaka means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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.
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puṇyōdaka (पुण्योदक).—n (S) Sacred or holy water gen., as tīrthōdaka, pādōdaka.
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.
1) Puṇyodaka (पुण्योदक):—[from puṇya] mfn. having sacred waters, [Meghadūta]
2) Puṇyodakā (पुण्योदका):—[from puṇyodaka > puṇya] f. Name of a river in the next world, [Mahābhārata]
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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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The Nilamata Purana (by Dr. Ved Kumari)