Rakshakarandaka, Rakṣākaraṇḍaka, Raksha-karandaka: 6 definitions

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Introduction:

Rakshakarandaka means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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.

The Sanskrit term Rakṣākaraṇḍaka can be transliterated into English as Raksakarandaka or Rakshakarandaka, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Rakshakarandaka in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Rakṣākaraṇḍaka (रक्षाकरण्डक).—a preservative casket, an amulet, a magical or charmed casket; अहो रक्षाकरण्डकमस्य मणिबन्धे न दृश्यते (aho rakṣākaraṇḍakamasya maṇibandhe na dṛśyate) Ś.7.

Derivable forms: rakṣākaraṇḍakam (रक्षाकरण्डकम्).

Rakṣākaraṇḍaka is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms rakṣā and karaṇḍaka (करण्डक). See also (synonyms): rakṣākaraṇḍa.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Rakṣākaraṇḍaka (रक्षाकरण्डक).—n. an amulet, [Śākuntala, (ed. Böhtlingk.)] 105, 15 ([Prakrit]).

Rakṣākaraṇḍaka is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms rakṣā and karaṇḍaka (करण्डक).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Rakṣākaraṇḍaka (रक्षाकरण्डक).—[neuter] a basket as amulet.*

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

Rakṣākaraṇḍaka (रक्षाकरण्डक):—[=rakṣā-karaṇḍaka] [from rakṣā > rakṣ] n. an amulet in the shape of a small box, [Śakuntalā]

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Rakṣākaraṇḍaka (रक्षाकरण्डक):—(1. ra + ka) n. ein Amulet in Form eines Körbchens [Śākuntala 105, 12] (im Prākrit).

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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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