Shankhapushpika, Śaṅkhapuṣpikā: 3 definitions


Shankhapushpika 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 Śaṅkhapuṣpikā can be transliterated into English as Sankhapuspika or Shankhapushpika, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Śaṅkhapuṣpikā (शङ्खपुष्पिका).—[feminine] [Name] of a plant.

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

Śaṅkhapuṣpikā (शङ्खपुष्पिका):—[=śaṅkha-puṣpikā] [from śaṅkha] f. Andropogon Aciculatus, [Saṃskārakaustubha]

[Sanskrit to German]

Shankhapushpika 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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