Udgrahana, Udgrahaṇa: 9 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Udgrahaṇa (उद्ग्रहण).—

1) Taking up, raising.

2) An object that can be accomplished by religious or other acts.

3) Eructation.

Derivable forms: udgrahaṇam (उद्ग्रहणम्).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Udgrahaṇa (उद्ग्रहण).—nt. (= Pali uggahaṇa; to udgṛhṇāti; compare ogrāhaka), grasping (intellectually), comprehension: Mahāvyutpatti 908 = Tibetan ḥdzin pa (id.); 782; Gaṇḍavyūha 496.9—10 sarva- buddhadharmodgrahaṇatayā; Daśabhūmikasūtra 79.21—22 (na tv eva) mahābāhuśrutyaprāptaḥ śrāvakaḥ śrutodgrahaṇadhāraṇī- pratilabdhaḥ kalpaśatasahasrodgrahaṇādhiṣṭhānena.

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

Udgrahaṇa (उद्ग्रहण).—n.

(-ṇaṃ) Taking up, lifting up E. ud and grahaṇa taking.

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

Udgrahaṇa (उद्ग्रहण).—[neuter] taking away.

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

1) Udgrahaṇa (उद्ग्रहण):—[=ud-grahaṇa] [from ud-grah] n. the act of taking out, [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa]

2) [v.s. ...] recovering (a debt cf. ṛṇodgr)

3) [v.s. ...] taking up, lifting up

4) [v.s. ...] describing.

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

Udgrahaṇa (उद्ग्रहण):—[ud-grahaṇa] (ṇaṃ) 1. n. Taking up.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Udgrāhaṇa (उद्ग्राहण) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Uggāhaṇa.

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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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