Trishoka, Triśoka, Tri-shoka: 7 definitions

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Trishoka 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 Triśoka can be transliterated into English as Trisoka or Trishoka, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

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Source: archive.org: Puranic Encyclopedia

Triśoka (त्रिशोक).—A sage who was the son of Kaṇva. The Aśvinīdevas once redeemed the cows belonging to this sage. (Sūkta 112, Anuvāka 16, Maṇḍala 1, Ṛgveda).

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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 dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Triśoka (त्रिशोक).—the soul.

Derivable forms: triśokaḥ (त्रिशोकः).

Triśoka is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms tri and śoka (शोक).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Triśoka (त्रिशोक).—m. the name of a Ṛṣi, Chr. 297, 13 = [Rigveda.] i. 112, 13. Niḥśº, i. e.

Triśoka is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms tri and śoka (शोक).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Triśoka (त्रिशोक).—[adjective] = triśuc; [masculine] [Name] of a Ṛṣi.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Triśoka (त्रिशोक):—[=tri-śoka] [from tri] mfn. = -śuc, [Ṛg-veda x, 29, 2]

2) [v.s. ...] m. Name of a Ṛṣi (author of [viii, 45]), [i, 112, 12; viii, 45, 30; Atharva-veda iv, 29, 6.]

[Sanskrit to German]

Trishoka in German

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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 (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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