Tribhanga, Tribhaṅga, Tri-bhanga: 3 definitions
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India history and geographySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary
Tri-bhaṅga.—(EI 17), pose in standing images with bends in three limbs, viz. the neck, the wrists and the knees. Note: tri-bhaṅga is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.
The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Tribhaṅga (त्रिभङ्ग).—a pose in which the image is bent at three parts of the body.
Derivable forms: tribhaṅgam (त्रिभङ्गम्).
Tribhaṅga is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms tri and bhaṅga (भङ्ग).
[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Tribhaṅga (त्रिभङ्ग):—(tri + bhaṅga)
1) adj. having three bends (as have many images of Kṛṣṇa) [HAUGHT.] —
2) f. ī Name eines aus [?4 x 32] Moren bestehenden Metrums [Colebrooke II, 157 (III, 37).]
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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Ends with: Lalitatribhanga.
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Manasara (English translation) (by Prasanna Kumar Acharya)
Bhajana-Rahasya (by Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakura Mahasaya)
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Early Chola Temples (by S. R. Balasubrahmanyam)
Later Chola Temples (by S. R. Balasubrahmanyam)
Middle Chola Temples (by S. R. Balasubrahmanyam)
The Brahmanda Purana (by G.V. Tagare)