Vetalatika, aka: Vetālatikā, Vetala-tika; 1 Definition(s)

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Vetālatikā (वेतालतिका).—a collection of 25 fables told by a Vetāla to king Vikramāditya.

Vetālatikā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms vetāla and tikā (तिका). See also (synonyms): vetālapañcaviṃśati.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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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