Vratasamgraha, Vratasaṃgraha, Vrata-samgraha: 6 definitions



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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Vratasaṃgraha (व्रतसंग्रह).—initiation into a vow.

Derivable forms: vratasaṃgrahaḥ (व्रतसंग्रहः).

Vratasaṃgraha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms vrata and saṃgraha (संग्रह).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Vratasaṃgraha (व्रतसंग्रह).—m.

(-haḥ) Engaging in any act of devotion, taking on one’s self some voluntary religious obligation. E. vrata a vow, sagraha taking.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum

1) Vratasaṃgraha (व्रतसंग्रह) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—composed by order of Harisiṃha, king of Karṇāṭa. Bik. 500.

2) Vratasaṃgraha (व्रतसंग्रह):—Gov. Or. Libr. Madras 91.

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

1) Vratasaṃgraha (व्रतसंग्रह):—[=vrata-saṃgraha] [from vrata] m. the undertaking of any rel° obligation, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

2) [v.s. ...] Name of [work]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Vratasaṃgraha (व्रतसंग्रह):—[vrata-saṃgraha] (haḥ) 1. m. Making or performing a vow.

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Vratasaṃgraha (व्रतसंग्रह):—m. Uebernahme eines Gelübdes, Weihe zu einer religiösen Feier [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 823.]

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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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