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Shantikalpa, aka: Śāntikalpa; 1 Definition(s)


Shantikalpa means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. Check out some of the following descriptions and leave a comment if you want to add your own contribution to this article.

The Sanskrit term Śāntikalpa can be transliterated into English as Santikalpa or Shantikalpa, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism


Śāntikalpa (शान्तिकल्प).—The fifth part of the Atharva Samhitā.*

  • * Vāyu-purāṇa 61. 54. Viṣṇu-purāṇa III. 6. 14.
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index

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The Purāṇas (पुराण, purana) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahāpurāṇas total over 400,000 ślokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.

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