Sucakshus, aka: Su-cakshus, Sucakṣus; 2 Definition(s)

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Sucakshus 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 Sucakṣus can be transliterated into English as Sucaksus or Sucakshus, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Suchakshus.

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

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Sucakṣus (सुचक्षुस्).—One of the seven channels of Gaṅgā. (See under Sindhu).

Source: archive.org: Puranic Encyclopaedia
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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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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit-English dictionary

Sucakshus in Sanskrit glossary... « previous · [S] · next »

Sucakṣus (सुचक्षुस्).—a. having good eyes, seeing well. (-m.)

1) discerning or wise man, learned man.

2) The glomerous fig-tree.

Sucakṣus is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms su and cakṣus (चक्षुस्).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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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