Sthulaprapanca, Sthūlaprapañca, Sthula-prapanca: 3 definitions
Sthulaprapanca 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.
Alternative spellings of this word include Sthulaprapancha.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Sthūlaprapañca (स्थूलप्रपञ्च).—the gross or material world.
Derivable forms: sthūlaprapañcaḥ (स्थूलप्रपञ्चः).
Sthūlaprapañca is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms sthūla and prapañca (प्रपञ्च).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Sthūlaprapañca (स्थूलप्रपञ्च).—[masculine] the material world (ph.).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Sthūlaprapañca (स्थूलप्रपञ्च):—[=sthūla-prapañca] [from sthūla > sthūl] m. the gross or material world, [Vedāntasāra]
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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