Upasthadala, Upastha-dala: 1 definition

Introduction

Introduction:

Upasthadala 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.

Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

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

Upasthadala (उपस्थदल).—the Indian fig-tree (so called because its leaves resemble in shape the female organ of generation).

Derivable forms: upasthadalaḥ (उपस्थदलः).

Upasthadala is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms upastha and dala (दल). See also (synonyms): upasthapatra.

context information

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.

Discover the meaning of upasthadala in the context of Sanskrit from relevant books on Exotic India

See also (Relevant definitions)

Relevant text

Like what you read? Consider supporting this website: