Shredhikshetra, aka: Śreḍhīkṣetra, Shredhi-kshetra; 1 Definition(s)

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The Sanskrit term Śreḍhīkṣetra can be transliterated into English as Sredhiksetra or Shredhikshetra, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Jyotisha (astronomy and astrology)

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Śreḍhīkṣetra (श्रेढीक्षेत्र).—Diagrammatic representation of mathematical series. Note: Śreḍhī-kṣetra is a Sanskrit technical term used in ancient Indian sciences such as Astronomy, Mathematics and Geometry.

Source: Wikibooks (hi): Sanskrit Technical Terms
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Jyotisha (ज्योतिष, jyotiṣa or jyotish) refers to ‘astronomy’ or “Vedic astrology” and represents the fifth of the six Vedangas (additional sciences to be studied along with the Vedas). Jyotisha concerns itself with the study and prediction of the movements of celestial bodies, in order to calculate the auspicious time for rituals and ceremonies.

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