Sthandilya, Sthaṇḍilya: 3 definitions


Sthandilya 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.

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

Sthaṇḍilya (स्थण्डिल्य).—(m. or nt.; = Sanskrit °la; compare AMg. thaṇḍilla, beside thaṇḍila; [Boehtlingk and Roth] cite °lya as ‘error’ in Ch.Up. 5.2.8; Boehtlingk's ed. and that of AnSS. read there sthaṇḍile with no v.l.), = sthaṇḍilaka: mahodadhitaṭe ramye medhya-sthaṇḍilyam āśrite (Ārya-)Mañjuśrīmūlakalpa 476.28 (verse, but metrical(ly) indifferent as to °la or °lya).

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

Sthaṇḍilya (स्थण्डिल्य):—[from sthaṇḍila] [wrong reading] for sthaṇḍila, [Chāndogya-upaniṣad]

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Sthandilya 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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