Shrisukta, Śrīsūkta, Shri-sukta: 6 definitions
Shrisukta 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 Śrīsūkta can be transliterated into English as Srisukta or Shrisukta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Śrīsūkta (श्रीसूक्त).—Name of a Vedic hymn (Ṛv.1.165).
Derivable forms: śrīsūktam (श्रीसूक्तम्).
Śrīsūkta is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śrī and sūkta (सूक्त).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum
1) Śrīsūkta (श्रीसूक्त) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—vaid. Oxf. 7^b. 398^b. Kh. 63. B. 1, 30 (and—[commentary]). Taylor. 1, 50. 282 (and—[commentary]). 309. 427. Oppert. 120. 6840. 7029. Ii, 2174.
—[commentary] L. 3219. Bl. 2. Oppert. 1049. 5686. 6536.
—[commentary] by Rāvaṇa. L. 3017.
—[commentary] by Lakṣmaṇadāsa. Oudh. 1877, 2.
—[commentary] by Sāyaṇa. Oppert. Ii, 3076.
2) Śrīsūkta (श्रीसूक्त):—vaid. Stein 10 (inc.).
—[commentary] by Raṅganātha. Gov. Or. Libr. Madras 100.
3) Śrīsūkta (श्रीसूक्त):—khila. Ak 45. L.. 15-17.
Śrīsūkta has the following synonyms: Lakṣmīsūkta.
4) Śrīsūkta (श्रीसूक्त):—a khila of the Ṛv. L.. 15-17. Peters. 6, 47. 527 (and C.). C. by Rāmacandra. Hpr. 2, 229. C. by Vaidyanātha. Peters. 6, 47. C. by Sāyaṇa. Hz. 1552.
Śrīsūkta has the following synonyms: Lakṣmīsūkta.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Śrīsūkta (श्रीसूक्त):—[=śrī-sūkta] [from śrī] n. Name of the hymn, [Ṛg-veda i, 165; Śāṅkhāyana-brāhmaṇa; Agni-purāṇa]
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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.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
Śrīsūkta (ಶ್ರೀಸೂಕ್ತ):—[noun] name of a hymn in the Řgvēda.
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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