Vismritapurvasamskara, Vismṛtapūrvasaṃskāra, Vismritapurva-samskara: 1 definition


Vismritapurvasamskara 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 Vismṛtapūrvasaṃskāra can be transliterated into English as Vismrtapurvasamskara or Vismritapurvasamskara, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[«previous next»] — Vismritapurvasamskara in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Vismṛtapūrvasaṃskāra (विस्मृतपूर्वसंस्कार):—[=vi-smṛta-pūrva-saṃskāra] [from vi-smṛta > vi-smṛ] mfn. forgetting a former promise or resolution, [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]

2) [v.s. ...] m. Name of Bhava-bhūti, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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