Sarvaprayashcitta, Sarvaprāyaścitta: 4 definitions
Sarvaprayashcitta means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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.
The Sanskrit term Sarvaprāyaścitta can be transliterated into English as Sarvaprayascitta or Sarvaprayashcitta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Alternative spellings of this word include Sarvaprayashchitta.
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
sarvaprāyaścitta (सर्वप्रायश्चित्त).—n S Expiation of sin in the gross; expiation at once of all offences, errors, and omissions.
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.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Sarvaprāyaścitta (सर्वप्रायश्चित्त).—[feminine] ī expiating or redressing all; [neuter] general expiation or atonement.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum
Sarvaprāyaścitta (सर्वप्रायश्चित्त) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—[dharma] Bp. 301.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Sarvaprāyaścitta (सर्वप्रायश्चित्त):—[=sarva-prāyaścitta] [from sarva] mf(ī)n. atoning for everything, [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa]
2) [v.s. ...] n. expiation for everyth°, [Gautama-dharma-śāstra]
3) [v.s. ...] a [particular] libation in the Āhavanīya, [Gṛhya-sūtra and śrauta-sūtra]
4) [v.s. ...] Name of [work]
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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Ends with: Hemadrisarvaprayashcitta.
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