Tulasutra, Tulāsūtra, Tula-sutra: 3 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Tulāsūtra (तुलासूत्र).—the string of a balance.

Derivable forms: tulāsūtram (तुलासूत्रम्).

Tulāsūtra is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms tulā and sūtra (सूत्र).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Tulāsūtra (तुलासूत्र).—n.

(-traṃ) The string of a balance. E. tulā, and sūtra thread.

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

Tulāsūtra (तुलासूत्र):—[=tulā-sūtra] [from tulā > tul] n. = -pragraha, [Pāṇini 3-3, 52; Kāśikā-vṛtti]

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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. 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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