Shrila, aka: Śrīla; 1 Definition(s)
Shrila 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 Śrīla can be transliterated into English as Srila or Shrila, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Languages of India and abroad
1) Rich, wealthy.
2) Fortunate, prosperous.
4) Famous, celebrated.Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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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The Bhagavata Purana (by A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada)
Chapter 7 - The Son of Drona Punished < [Canto I - The Creation]
Chapter 6 - Maharaja Pariksit Passes Away < [Canto XII - The Age of Deterioration]
Chapter 17 - Mother Parvati Curses Citraketu < [Canto VI - Prescribed Duties for Mankind]
The Ganesha Purana (abridged) (by Gregory Baily)
Sri Bhakti-rasamrta-sindhu (by Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī)
Nectar of Devotion (by A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada)
Brihad Bhagavatamrita (by Śrīla Sanātana Gosvāmī)
Verse 1.1.11 < [Chapter 1 - Bhauma: On the Earth]
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Shri Gaudiya Kanthahara (by Srila Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati)