Yajnabhushana, aka: Yajñabhūṣaṇa, Yajna-bhushana; 1 Definition(s)

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The Sanskrit term Yajñabhūṣaṇa can be transliterated into English as Yajnabhusana or Yajnabhushana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Yajñabhūṣaṇa (यज्ञभूषण).—white darbha grass.

Derivable forms: yajñabhūṣaṇaḥ (यज्ञभूषणः).

Yajñabhūṣaṇa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms yajña and bhūṣaṇa (भूषण).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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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