Yacishnuta, aka: Yāciṣṇutā; 1 Definition(s)

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Yacishnuta 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 Yāciṣṇutā can be transliterated into English as Yacisnuta or Yacishnuta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Yachishnuta.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

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Yāciṣṇutā (याचिष्णुता).—the habit of soliciting favours; याचिष्णुता प्रमादश्च तामसं गुणलक्षणम् (yāciṣṇutā pramādaśca tāmasaṃ guṇalakṣaṇam) Ms.12.33.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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