Tridandaka, Tridaṇḍaka, Tri-dandaka: 5 definitions
Tridandaka 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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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary
Tridaṇḍaka (त्रिदण्डक).—nt., ? Mūla-Sarvāstivāda-Vinaya ii.120.6 and (°ke bhāṣya-māṇe) 7 (after the death of a monk); the latter seems to [Page258-a+ 71] suggest the figurative use of tridaṇḍa in Manu 12.11, meaning triple self-control, in word, thought, and act; Mūla-Sarvāstivāda-Vinaya iv.80.5.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Tridaṇḍaka (त्रिदण्डक).—n. the three staves of a religious mendicant, Mahābhārata 12, 11870.
Tridaṇḍaka is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms tri and daṇḍaka (दण्डक).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Tridaṇḍaka (त्रिदण्डक):—[=tri-daṇḍaka] [from tri] n. the 3 staves of a Parivrājaka, [Mahābhārata xii; Upaniṣad]
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