Shakraloka, Śakraloka, Shakra-loka: 4 definitions


Shakraloka 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 Śakraloka can be transliterated into English as Sakraloka or Shakraloka, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Śakraloka (शक्रलोक).—the world of Indra.

Derivable forms: śakralokaḥ (शक्रलोकः).

Śakraloka is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śakra and loka (लोक).

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

Śakraloka (शक्रलोक).—[masculine] Indra's world.

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

Śakraloka (शक्रलोक):—[=śakra-loka] [from śakra > śak] m. = -bhavana, [Manu-smṛti; Rāmāyaṇa]

[Sanskrit to German]

Shakraloka in German

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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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