Shuklavastra, aka: Śuklavastra, Shukla-vastra; 1 Definition(s)

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Shuklavastra 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 Śuklavastra can be transliterated into English as Suklavastra or Shuklavastra, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[Shuklavastra in Sanskrit glossaries]

Śuklavastra (शुक्लवस्त्र).—a. dressed in white.

Śuklavastra is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śukla and vastra (वस्त्र).

(Source): DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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. 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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