Shambarashilpa, aka: Śāmbaraśilpa, Shambara-shilpa; 1 Definition(s)


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The Sanskrit term Śāmbaraśilpa can be transliterated into English as Sambarasilpa or Shambarashilpa, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Śāmbaraśilpa (शाम्बरशिल्प).—the art of jugglery, magic; see शाम्बरी (śāmbarī).

Derivable forms: śāmbaraśilpam (शाम्बरशिल्पम्).

Śāmbaraśilpa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śāmbara and śilpa (शिल्प).

Source: DDSA: The practical 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. 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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