Tuladana, aka: Tulādāna, Tula-dana; 3 Definition(s)
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tulādāna (तुलादान).—n (S) The giving to Brahmans of gold, silver &c. equaling in weight one's own body.
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tuḷādāna (तुळादान).—See under tulā.Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
tulādāna (तुलादान).—n A kind of gift.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.
Tulādāna (तुलादान).—the gift to a Brāhmaṇa. of as much gold or silver as equals the weight of one's body.
Derivable forms: tulādānam (तुलादानम्).
Tulādāna is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms tulā and dāna (दान).Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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