Shastraviruddha, Śāstraviruddha, Shastra-viruddha: 5 definitions

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Shastraviruddha 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 Śāstraviruddha can be transliterated into English as Sastraviruddha or Shastraviruddha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Shastraviruddha in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Śāstraviruddha (शास्त्रविरुद्ध).—a. contrary to the Śāstras, illegal, unlawful.

Śāstraviruddha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śāstra and viruddha (विरुद्ध).

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

Śāstraviruddha (शास्त्रविरुद्ध).—mfn.

(-ddhaḥ-ddhā-ddhaṃ) Contrary to law or religion. E. śāstra and viruddha opposed to.

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

Śāstraviruddha (शास्त्रविरुद्ध):—[=śāstra-viruddha] [from śāstra > śās] mfn. opposed or contrary to the Ś°, [Horace H. Wilson]

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

Śāstraviruddha (शास्त्रविरुद्ध):—[śāstra-viruddha] (ddhaḥ-ddhā-ddhaṃ) a. Contrary to the shāstras.

context information

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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Shastraviruddha in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Śāstraviruddha (ಶಾಸ್ತ್ರವಿರುದ್ಧ):—

1) [adjective] that is against the regulations, rules prescribed in the scriptures.

2) [adjective] (rhet.) that is not in accordance with the rules, custom of rhetorics, grammar, prosody, etc.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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