Shantivilasa, Śāntivilāsa, Shanti-vilasa: 2 definitions
Shantivilasa 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 Śāntivilāsa can be transliterated into English as Santivilasa or Shantivilasa, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum
Śāntivilāsa (शान्तिविलास) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—kāvya, by Nīlakaṇṭha Dīkṣita, son of Nārāyaṇa Dīkṣita. Burnell. 162^b. Oppert. 1600. 3499. 4630. Ii, 6857. 8386. Printed in Kāvyamālā 1890.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Śāntivilāsa (शान्तिविलास):—[=śānti-vilāsa] [from śānti > śānta] m. Name of [work]
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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Hindu Pluralism (by Elaine M. Fisher)
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