Shatsahasra-samhita, aka: Ṣaṭsāhasra-saṃhitā; 1 Definition(s)

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The Sanskrit term Ṣaṭsāhasra-saṃhitā can be transliterated into English as Satsahasra-samhita or Shatsahasra-samhita, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

General definition (in Hinduism)

[Shatsahasra-samhita in Hinduism glossaries]

Ṣaṭsāhasra-saṃhitā (षट्साहस्र-संहिता).—Closely related to the Kubjikāmata-tantra is the Ṣaṭsāhasra-saṃhitā which contains approximately 6000 ślokas, as its title indicates, in fifty chaptesre. Of the Ṣaṭsāhasra-saṃhitā there appear to exist only three manuscripts. The Ṣaṭsāhasra-saṃhitā is an enlarged version of the Kubjikāmata-tantra.

(Source): Google Books: The Ṣaṭsāhasra Saṃhitā

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