Yogadana, Yogadāna, Yoga-dana: 4 definitions
Yogadana 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.
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Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) communicating the Yoga doctrine.
2) a fraudulent gift.
Derivable forms: yogadānam (योगदानम्).
Yogadāna is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms yoga and dāna (दान).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-naṃ) 1. A fraudulent gift. 2. Communicating the Yoga doctrine. E. yoga, dāna gift.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Yogadāna (योगदान).—n. a fraudulent gift, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 8, 165.
Yogadāna is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms yoga and dāna (दान).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Yogadāna (योगदान):—[=yoga-dāna] [from yoga] n. gift of the Y°, communicating the Y° doctrine, [Horace H. Wilson]
2) [v.s. ...] a fraudulent gift
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Yogadanapratigraha.
Ends with: Nakshatrayogadana.
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