Shivarahasyakhanda, Śivarahasyakhaṇḍa: 1 definition


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The Sanskrit term Śivarahasyakhaṇḍa can be transliterated into English as Sivarahasyakhanda or Shivarahasyakhanda, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[«previous next»] — Shivarahasyakhanda in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum

1) Śivarahasyakhaṇḍa (शिवरहस्यखण्ड) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—of the Skandapurāṇa. Divided into Sambhavakāṇḍa, Asurakāṇḍa, Māhendrakāṇḍa, Devakāṇḍa, Dakṣakāṇḍa. Taylor. 1, 438. Khn. 36.
Io. 238. NW. 452. Burnell. 203^b. Oppert. 6242. 6797. 7020. Ii, 498.

2) Śivarahasyakhaṇḍa (शिवरहस्यखण्ड):—of the Skandapurāṇa. Stein 218 (inc.).

3) Śivarahasyakhaṇḍa (शिवरहस्यखण्ड):—of the Śaṅkarasaṃhitā in the Skandapurāṇa. Divided into 7 Kāṇḍāḥ: 1) Sambhavakāṇḍa. Catal. Io. p. 1362. 1365. Cs 4, 241. Whish 87. 2) Āsurakāṇḍa. Catal. Io. p. 1364. Whish 87. 3) Vīramahendrakāṇḍa. ibid. Whish 87. 4) Yuddhakāṇḍa. ibid. Whish 87. 5) Devakāṇḍa. ibid. Whish 102. 6) Dakṣakāṇḍa. ibid. p. 1365. Whish 102. 7) Upadeśakāṇḍa. ibid. Whish 102.
Io. 1688 (two fragments of the Upadeśakāṇḍa.
—As p. 201. Hpr. 1, 361 (27 Adhyāyāḥ of some unknown Kāṇḍa).

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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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