Samdhibandha, Saṃdhibandha, Samdhi-bandha, Sandhibandha, Samdhibamdha: 9 definitions


Samdhibandha 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.

In Hinduism

Shilpashastra (iconography)

Source: Journal of the Madras University, vol.28 (shilpa)

Saṃdhibandha (संधिबन्ध) refers to a “material that makes two bodies stick together, cement, mortar”. Cf. Sandhikarman (“joinery, the framing or joining of wood for the internal and external finishings of houses”) as mentioned in the 17th chapter of the Mānasāra.

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Shilpashastra (शिल्पशास्त्र, śilpaśāstra) represents the ancient Indian science (shastra) of creative arts (shilpa) such as sculpture, iconography and painting. Closely related to Vastushastra (architecture), they often share the same literature.

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Sports, Arts and Entertainment (wordly enjoyments)

[«previous next»] — Samdhibandha in Arts glossary
Source: Syainika Sastra of Rudradeva with English Translation (art)

Sandhibandha (सन्धिबन्ध) refers to the “well-set (joints)” (of the fingers of the feet of a Hawk), according to the Śyainika-śāstra: a Sanskrit treatise dealing with the divisions and benefits of Hunting and Hawking, written by Rājā Rudradeva (or Candradeva) in possibly the 13th century.—Accordingly, [while discussing the yellow-eyed division of hawks]: “The following are the good points common to all these birds, namely, the ‘stalke’ (leg) should be short, round, thick and strong, the feet should have long fingers, well-set in their joints (suśliṣṭa-sandhibandha) and with fierce nails. Their whole make should be like the Svastika mark (+)”.

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This section covers the skills and profiencies of the Kalas (“performing arts”) and Shastras (“sciences”) involving ancient Indian traditions of sports, games, arts, entertainment, love-making and other means of wordly enjoyments. Traditionally these topics were dealt with in Sanskrit treatises explaing the philosophy and the justification of enjoying the pleasures of the senses.

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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

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

Saṃdhibandha (संधिबन्ध).—

1) the tissues of joints; Ś.2.

2) the cement or lime.

Saṃdhibandha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms saṃdhi and bandha (बन्ध).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Sandhibandha (सन्धिबन्ध).—m.

(-ndhaḥ) A flower, (Kæmpferia rotunda.)

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

Saṃdhibandha (संधिबन्ध).—[masculine] cement, plaster (also = seq.*).

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

1) Saṃdhibandha (संधिबन्ध):—[=saṃ-dhi-bandha] [from saṃ-dhi > saṃ-dhā] m. the ligaments or sinews of the joints, [Śakuntalā]

2) [v.s. ...] (perhaps) cement or lime, [Inscriptions]

3) [v.s. ...] the plant Kaempferia Rotunda, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

4) [v.s. ...] = next, [Śakuntalā]

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

Sandhibandha (सन्धिबन्ध):—[sandhi-bandha] (ndhaḥ) 1. m. A flower, Koempferia rotunda.

[Sanskrit to German]

Samdhibandha in German

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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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Samdhibandha in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Saṃdhibaṃdha (ಸಂಧಿಬಂಧ):—

1) [noun] the ligaments or sinews of the joints.

2) [noun] the plant Kaempferia rotunda of Zingiberaceae family.

3) [noun] a closing of a gap, fissure, rift, etc.

4) [noun] a place or part where two things or parts are joined; a joint.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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