Sthalapadmini, Sthalapadminī, Sthala-padmini: 6 definitions
Sthalapadmini 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.
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Sthalapadmini (स्थलपद्मिनि).—In Ekāśiladeśa between Kṛṣṇa and Pāṇḍura Mts; in the middle is nyagrodhā below which is anantasada, abode of Viṣṇu who is worshipped by Yakṣas, Gandharvas, etc.*
- * Vāyu-purāṇa 38. 51-9
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
Sthalapadminī (स्थलपद्मिनी).—the shrub Hibiscus Mulabilis.
Sthalapadminī is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms sthala and padminī (पद्मिनी).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Sthalapadminī (स्थलपद्मिनी).—f. (-nī) A shrub, (Hibiscus mutabilis.) E. sthala dry ground, and padminī a cluster of lotuses.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Sthalapadminī (स्थलपद्मिनी):—[=sthala-padminī] [from sthala > sthal] f. Hibiscus Mut° [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Sthalapadminī (स्थलपद्मिनी):—[sthala-padminī] (nī) 3. f. Idem.
[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Sthalapadminī (स्थलपद्मिनी):—f. Hibiscus mutabilis [Rājanirghaṇṭa 5, 79.]
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.
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