Samparka, aka: Saṃparka; 4 Definition(s)


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In Hinduism

Jyotisha (astronomy and astrology)

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Samparka (सम्पर्क).—1. The sum of the diameters of the two bodies in contact. 2. Used in the sense of the sum of the two diameters of the eclipsed and eclipsing bodies. Note: Samparka is a Sanskrit technical term used in ancient Indian sciences such as Astronomy, Mathematics and Geometry.

Source: Wikibooks (hi): Sanskrit Technical Terms
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Jyotisha (ज्योतिष, jyotiṣa or jyotish) refers to ‘astronomy’ or “Vedic astrology” and represents the fifth of the six Vedangas (additional sciences to be studied along with the Vedas). Jyotisha concerns itself with the study and prediction of the movements of celestial bodies, in order to calculate the auspicious time for rituals and ceremonies.

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

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samparka (संपर्क).—m (S) Contact, conjunction, junction, connection by touching. 2 S United state more generally, --mingledness, blendedness, amalgamation.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

samparka (संपर्क).—m Contact; united state.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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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.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

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Saṃparka (संपर्क).—

1) Mixture.

2) Union, contact, touch; पादेन नापैक्षत सुंदरीणां संपर्कमाशिञ्जितनूपुरेण (pādena nāpaikṣata suṃdarīṇāṃ saṃparkamāśiñjitanūpureṇa) Ku.3.26; Me.25; V.1.12.

3) Society, association, company; न मूर्खजन- संपर्कः सुरेन्द्रभवनेष्वपि (na mūrkhajana- saṃparkaḥ surendrabhavaneṣvapi) Bh.2.14.

4) Sexual union, copulation.

5) Addition, sum.

Derivable forms: saṃparkaḥ (संपर्कः).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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. 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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