Shastravidhana, aka: Śāstravidhāna, Shastra-vidhana; 2 Definition(s)

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The Sanskrit term Śāstravidhāna can be transliterated into English as Sastravidhana or Shastravidhana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Śāstravidhāna (शास्त्रविधान).—a sacred precept, scriptural injunction.

Derivable forms: śāstravidhānam (शास्त्रविधानम्).

Śāstravidhāna is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śāstra and vidhāna (विधान). See also (synonyms): śāstravidhi.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Śāstravidhāna (शास्त्रविधान).—n.

(-naṃ) Sacred ritual, ceremonial precept. E. śāstra, and vidhāna direction; also śāstravidhi .

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara 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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