Tilasamkuli, Tilasaṅkulī, Tilasaṃkulī, Tilasankuli: 1 definition


Tilasamkuli 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.

In Hinduism

Kavya (poetry)

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Source: archive.org: Naisadhacarita of Sriharsa

Tilasaṅkulī (तिलसङ्कुली) is another name for Parpaṭa: a “rice cake stuffed with sesamum”, as is mentioned in the Naiṣadha-carita 22.149.—Nārāyaṇa gives tilasaṃkulī as an equivalent. Cf. “parpaṭaudana-pūjāyāṃ jalahomena siddhidā” (Devīpurāṇa, chapter 50).

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Kavya (काव्य, kavya) refers to Sanskrit poetry, a popular ancient Indian tradition of literature. There have been many Sanskrit poets over the ages, hailing from ancient India and beyond. This topic includes mahakavya, or ‘epic poetry’ and natya, or ‘dramatic poetry’.

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