Yajnaseni, Yajñaseni, Yājñaseni, Yājñasenī: 3 definitions
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Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Yajñaseni (यज्ञसेनि).—A name of Draupadī.*
- * Bhāgavata-purāṇa X. 84. 1.
The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.
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Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Yājñaseni (याज्ञसेनि).—A patronymic of Śikhanḍin; Mb. 7.14.44.
Derivable forms: yājñaseniḥ (याज्ञसेनिः).
See also (synonyms): yājñasena.
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Yājñasenī (याज्ञसेनी).—A patronymic of Draupadī; याज्ञलेनीं पुरस्कृत्य षडेवाथ प्रवव्रजुः (yājñalenīṃ puraskṛtya ṣaḍevātha pravavrajuḥ) Mb; वल्गु चित्रपदं श्लक्ष्णं याज्ञसेनि त्वया वचः (valgu citrapadaṃ ślakṣṇaṃ yājñaseni tvayā vacaḥ) Mb.3.31.1.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Yājñasenī (याज्ञसेनी).—f. (-nī) A name of Draupadi, the wife of the Pandavas. E. yajñasena the father of the princess, aṇ patronymic aff., fem. aff. ṅīṣ.
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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Partial matches: Yajna.
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The Mahabharata (English) (by Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa)
Section CLXLIII < [Swayamvara Parva]
Section LXX < [Sisupala-badha Parva]
Section LXXXI < [Tirtha-yatra Parva]
The Padma Purana (by N.A. Deshpande)
Chapter 10 - Dialogue between Nārada and Yudhiṣṭhira < [Section 3 - Svarga-khaṇḍa (section on the heavens)]
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)