Vasavagrama, Vāsavagrāma, Vasava-grama: 2 definitions



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

Vāsavagrāma (वासवग्राम).—Divyāvadāna 1.3, or (1) °grāmaka, 4.10; 10.2, 19, etc. (all prose), name of a village near Śrāvastī; (2) °grāmaka, m., name of a village in the Kāśi country, home of Senāṃjaya: Mūla-Sarvāstivāda-Vinaya ii.199.2 ff.; adj. n. pl., of (living in) this village, ib. 5 ff.

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

Vāsavagrāma (वासवग्राम):—[=vāsava-grāma] [from vāsava] m. Name of a village, [Divyāvadāna]

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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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