Shadgunyaprayoga, Ṣāḍguṇyaprayoga, Shadgunya-prayoga: 2 definitions


Shadgunyaprayoga 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.

The Sanskrit term Ṣāḍguṇyaprayoga can be transliterated into English as Sadgunyaprayoga or Shadgunyaprayoga, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Ṣāḍguṇyaprayoga (षाड्गुण्यप्रयोग).—employment of the six epedients or measures of royal policy.

Derivable forms: ṣāḍguṇyaprayogaḥ (षाड्गुण्यप्रयोगः).

Ṣāḍguṇyaprayoga is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms ṣāḍguṇya and prayoga (प्रयोग).

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

Ṣāḍguṇyaprayoga (षाड्गुण्यप्रयोग):—[=ṣāḍguṇya-prayoga] [from ṣāḍguṇya] m. the application or practice of the six m°, [Monier-Williams’ 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 (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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