Samsargavidya, Saṃsargavidyā, Samsarga-vidya: 3 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Saṃsargavidyā (संसर्गविद्या).—

1) learning by social intercourse; Kau. A.1.12.

2) Social science.

Saṃsargavidyā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms saṃsarga and vidyā (विद्या).

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

1) Saṃsargavidyā (संसर्गविद्या):—[=saṃ-sarga-vidyā] [from saṃ-sarga > saṃ-sṛj] f. the art of intercourse with men, social science, [Mahābhārata]

2) Sāṃsargavidya (सांसर्गविद्य):—mfn. = saṃsarga-vidyām adhīte veda vā, [Kāśikā-vṛtti on Pāṇini 4-2, 60.]

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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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