Vrishtipata, Vṛṣṭipāta, Vrishti-pata: 3 definitions


Vrishtipata 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 Vṛṣṭipāta can be transliterated into English as Vrstipata or Vrishtipata, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Vṛṣṭipāta (वृष्टिपात).—a shower of rain.

Derivable forms: vṛṣṭipātaḥ (वृष्टिपातः).

Vṛṣṭipāta is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms vṛṣṭi and pāta (पात).

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

Vṛṣṭipāta (वृष्टिपात).—[masculine] a shower of rain.

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

Vṛṣṭipāta (वृष्टिपात):—[=vṛṣṭi-pāta] [from vṛṣṭi > vṛṣ] m. a shower of rain, [Raghuvaṃśa]

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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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