Shyamakajataka, Śyāmākajātaka, Shyamaka-jataka: 1 definition


Shyamakajataka 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 Śyāmākajātaka can be transliterated into English as Syamakajataka or Shyamakajataka, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Śyāmākajātaka (श्यामाकजातक).—n. of a work: Karmav 50.6. No details about it furnished here; did it concern the prec.? App. not the Śyāma story, since there is reference to a praṇidhāna in it, which as Lévi notes does not occur in any known version of Śyāma.

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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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