Sarvadi, Sarvādi: 2 definitions
Sarvadi 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.
Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar
Sarvādi (सर्वादि).—lit. a group or a class of words beginning with the word सर्व (sarva) as the first word in the list; the term is used in general as a synonymous term with Sarvanaman; cf. संज्ञोपसर्जनीभूतास्तु न सर्वादयः (saṃjñopasarjanībhūtāstu na sarvādayaḥ) Kas. on P.I.1.27.
Vyakarana (व्याकरण, vyākaraṇa) refers to Sanskrit grammar and represents one of the six additional sciences (vedanga) to be studied along with the Vedas. Vyakarana concerns itself with the rules of Sanskrit grammar and linguistic analysis in order to establish the correct context of words and sentences.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Sarvādi (सर्वादि):—[from sarva] m. the beginning or first of all things, [Pañcarātra]
2) [v.s. ...] mfn. having any kind of commencement whatever, [Ṛgveda-prātiśākhya]
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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The Mahabharata (English) (by Kisari Mohan Ganguli)
The Shiva Purana (by J. L. Shastri)
Chapter 35 - Śiva-sahasranāma: the thousand names of Śiva < [Section 4 - Koṭirudra-Saṃhitā]
The Buddhist Philosophy of Universal Flux (by Satkari Mookerjee)