Sthandilashayin, Sthaṇḍilaśāyin, Sthandila-shayin: 7 definitions

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The Sanskrit term Sthaṇḍilaśāyin can be transliterated into English as Sthandilasayin or Sthandilashayin, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Sthaṇḍilaśāyin (स्थण्डिलशायिन्).—m., also

Sthaṇḍilaśāyin is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms sthaṇḍila and śāyin (शायिन्).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Sthaṇḍilaśāyin (स्थण्डिलशायिन्).—m. (-yī) A devotee who, as an act of mortification or penance, sleeps on the ground which has been prepared for sacrificial purposes. E. sthaṇḍila as above, śī to sleep, ṇini aff.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Sthaṇḍilaśāyin (स्थण्डिलशायिन्).—m. a devotee who sleeps on ground prepared for a sacrifice.

Sthaṇḍilaśāyin is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms sthaṇḍila and śāyin (शायिन्).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Sthaṇḍilaśāyin (स्थण्डिलशायिन्).—[adjective] lying on the bare ground.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Sthaṇḍilaśāyin (स्थण्डिलशायिन्):—[=sthaṇḍila-śāyin] [from sthaṇḍila] mfn. = -śa

2) [v.s. ...] m. a devotee who sleeps on the bare ground or on the sacrificial ground (on account of a vow), [Rāmāyaṇa; Bhaṭṭi-kāvya]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Sthaṇḍilaśāyin (स्थण्डिलशायिन्):—[sthaṇḍila-śāyin] (yī) 5. m. A devotee who sleeps on the above.

[Sanskrit to German]

Sthandilashayin in German

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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.

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