Sarahasya: 5 definitions


Sarahasya 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.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Sarahasya (सरहस्य).—a.

1) Mystical, magical.

2) Having or attended with mystical teaching or doctrine; तयोः किल सरहस्यानि जृम्भकास्त्राण्याजन्मसिद्धानि (tayoḥ kila sarahasyāni jṛmbhakāstrāṇyājanmasiddhāni) U.2.

3) With Upaniṣads; सकल्पं सरहस्यं च तमाचार्यं प्रचक्षते (sakalpaṃ sarahasyaṃ ca tamācāryaṃ pracakṣate) Ms.2.14,165.

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

Sarahasya (सरहस्य).—adj. magical (as weapons), [Uttara Rāmacarita, 2. ed. Calc., 1862.] 11, 3.

Sarahasya is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms sa and rahasya (रहस्य).

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

Sarahasya (सरहस्य).—[adjective] with the mysteries i.e. Upaniṣads.

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

1) Sarahasya (सरहस्य):—[=sa-rahasya] [from sa > sa-rakta] mfn. along with the secret or mystical doctrine (id est. with the Upaniṣads, [Manu-smṛti ii, 140, 165])

2) [v.s. ...] possessing anything secret or mystical, [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]

context information

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»] — Sarahasya in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Sarahasya (ಸರಹಸ್ಯ):—[adjective] that is confidential, secret in nature.

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Sarahasya (ಸರಹಸ್ಯ):—[noun] the state or condition of being secret, hidden or concealed; secrecy.

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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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