Shankhacharya aka: Śaṅkhāchārya: alternative spelling

Shankhacharya is an alternative spelling of the Sanskrit word Shankhacarya, which is defined according to Buddhism, Pali. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this or the alternative page.

Shankhacharya can further be alternatively spelled as Śaṅkhāchārya, Sankhacharya, Shankha-acharya, Śaṅkha-āchārya and Sankha-acharya.

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Shankha
Śaṅkha (शङ्ख, “conch”) is the central object of Śaṅkhapūjā (“worship of the conch”), representi...
Shankhapala
Śaṅkhapāla (शङ्खपाल).—m. (-laḥ) 1. The sun. 2. A Naga or serpent of Patala. E. śaṅkha a conch, ...
Mahashankha
Mahāśaṅkha (महाशङ्ख).—m. (-ṅkhaḥ) 1. A human bone. 2. The forehead. 3. A thousand millions. 4. ...
Shankaracarya
Śaṅkarācārya (शङ्कराचार्य).—General. The spiritual and philosophical preceptor of India. Śrī Śa...
Shankhamukha
Śaṅkhamukha (शङ्खमुख).—m. (-khaḥ) An alligator. E. śaṅkha a conch, and mukha face.
Shankhanakha
Śaṅkhanakha (शङ्खनख).—m. (-khaḥ) 1. A small shell. 2. A perfume, commonly nakhī. E. śaṅkha a co...
Shankhadhvani
Śaṅkhadhvani (शङ्खध्वनि).—the sound of a conch (sometimes, but erroneously, used to denote a cr...
Shankhaprastha
Śaṅkhaprastha (शङ्खप्रस्थ).—m. (-sthaḥ) Spots in the moon. E. śaṅkha a shell, and prastha pre-e...
Shankhakara
Śaṅkhakāra (शङ्खकार).—m. (-raḥ) A worker in shells. E. śaṅkha a coach, and kāra maker.
Hemashankha
Hemaśaṅkha (हेमशङ्ख).—m. (-ṅkhaḥ) Vishnu. E. hema gold, and śaṅkha a shell.
Shankhapuja
Śaṅkhapūjā (शङ्खपूजा) refers to the “worship of the conch” representing one of the various prep...
Shankhaja
Śaṅkhaja (शङ्खज).—m. (-jaḥ) A large pearl, of the shape of a pigeon’s egg. E. śaṅkha a shell, a...
Shankhadvipa
Śaṅkhadvīpa (शङ्खद्वीप) is one of the continents (dvīpa) of the middle-world (madhyaloka), enci...
Shankhadhma
Śaṅkhadhma (शङ्खध्म) or Śaṅkhadhmā (शङ्खध्मा).—m. a shell-blower, conchblower; शङ्खस्य तु ग्रहण...
Shankhodaka
Śaṅkhodaka (शङ्खोदक).—the water poured into a conch-shell. Derivable forms: śaṅkhodakam (शङ्खोद...

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