Shastravipratishedha, Śāstravipratiṣedha, Shastra-vipratishedha: 4 definitions


Shastravipratishedha 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 Śāstravipratiṣedha can be transliterated into English as Sastravipratisedha or Shastravipratishedha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Śāstravipratiṣedha (शास्त्रविप्रतिषेध).—

1) mutual contradiction of sacred precepts, inconsistency of precepts.

2) any act contrary to sacred precepts.

Derivable forms: śāstravipratiṣedhaḥ (शास्त्रविप्रतिषेधः).

Śāstravipratiṣedha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śāstra and vipratiṣedha (विप्रतिषेध). See also (synonyms): śāstravirodha.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Śāstravipratiṣedha (शास्त्रविप्रतिषेध).—n.

(-dhaṃ) Any act contrary to the legal and religious institutes of the Hindus. E. śāstra an institute, and vi and prati contra-indicative prefixes before ṣiddh to accomplish, aff. ghañ .

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

Śāstravipratiṣedha (शास्त्रविप्रतिषेध):—[=śāstra-vipratiṣedha] [from śāstra > śās] m. opposition to the Ś°, any act contrary to sacred precept, [ib.]

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

Śāstravipratiṣedha (शास्त्रविप्रतिषेध):—[śāstra-vipratiṣedha] (dhaṃ) 1. n. Any act contrary to the legal and religious institutes of the Hindus.

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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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