Upakroshana, Upakrośana: 5 definitions


Upakroshana 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 Upakrośana can be transliterated into English as Upakrosana or Upakroshana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[«previous next»] — Upakroshana in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Upakrośana (उपक्रोशन).—Censure, reproach, ignominy; प्राणैरुपक्रोशमलीमसैर्वा (prāṇairupakrośamalīmasairvā) R.2.53; वाक्संतक्षणैर्लोकोपक्रोशनैः (vāksaṃtakṣaṇairlokopakrośanaiḥ) Daśakumāracarita 41.6.

Derivable forms: upakrośanam (उपक्रोशनम्).

See also (synonyms): upakrośa.

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

Upakrośana (उपक्रोशन).—i. e. upa-kruś + ana, n. Censure, [Daśakumāracarita] in Chr. 180, 24.

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

Upakrośana (उपक्रोशन):—[=upa-krośana] [from upa-kruś] n. the act of censuring blaming, [Daśakumāra-carita]

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Upakroshana 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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