Vimshatika, Viṃśatika: 5 definitions
Vimshatika means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India. 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 Viṃśatika can be transliterated into English as Vimsatika or Vimshatika, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
India history and geogprahySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary
Viṃśatika.—regarded as equal to 20 māṣas (JNSI, Vol. XVI, p. 52); cf. viṃśopaka. Note: viṃśatika is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.
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Viṃśatika.—regarded as equal to 20 māṣas; cf. viṃśopaka. Note: viṃśatika is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.
The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Viṃśatika (विंशतिक).—a. Worth twenty.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-kaḥ-kā-kaṃ) Worth twenty, produced from or bought with twenty, &c. E. viṃśati twenty, and kan added.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Viṃśatika (विंशतिक).—[adjective] twenty years old or consisting of twenty parts.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum
Viṃśatikā (विंशतिका) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—a description of Ayodhyā, by Umāpati Tripāṭhin. Oudh. Xvii, 114 (and—[commentary]).
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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Ends with: Caturvimshatika, Chaturvimshatika, Dharmapancavimshatika, Ganitapancavimshatika, Govindaikavimshatika, Haripancavimshatika, Naipaliyadevatakalyanapancavimshatika, Pancavimshatika, Panchavimshatika, Rudravimshatika, Saptavimshatika, Saracaturvimshatika, Shadvimshatika, Trayovimshatika, Vetalapancavimshatika.
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