Yatrashraddha, aka: Yātrāśrāddha, Yatra-shraddha; 1 Definition(s)


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The Sanskrit term Yātrāśrāddha can be transliterated into English as Yatrasraddha or Yatrashraddha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Yātrāśrāddha (यात्राश्राद्ध).—a श्राद्ध (śrāddha) performed before setting out on a journey; V. P.

Derivable forms: yātrāśrāddham (यात्राश्राद्धम्).

Yātrāśrāddha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms yātrā and śrāddha (श्राद्ध).

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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