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A young couple about to get married

Sat, 02/11/2012 - 00:11
A young couple about to get married requested a sanskrit quotation to be printed on the invitation cards.
The following verse was tracked down: (sanskrit-digest archives, vol. 25)
jAnakyAH kamalAmalAJNjali-puTe yA padmarAgAyitAH
nyastA rAghava-mastake cha vilasat kunda-prasUnAyitAH |
srastAH shyAmala-kAya-kAnti kalitAH yA indranIlAyitAH
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Fri, 02/10/2012 - 20:08
Dear friends,
I am happy to inform you that I was declared having successfully defended
my thesis for a PhD degree at the Viva Voce held today at the University of
Madras and that I am eligible to be called 'Doctor' Anil Kumar.My thesis
was on 'Comparative Study of Vivaha Samskara in Grihya Sutras of the Four
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Let us learn Amarakosha Group

Fri, 02/10/2012 - 10:58
I would like to join the group.  I do not know how to become a member.
Kindly help.
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[Samskrita] Website Designing Help

Fri, 02/10/2012 - 02:50
I am thinking to create an exclusive website for Valmiki Ramayanam. I am
attaching my thoughts about the website on a page along with first chapter
on Ramayanam.
I did not write the text, I took the permission Late Desiraju Hanumanta
Raogaru who created this site.
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Feedback required for first session, Amarakosha Group

Thu, 02/09/2012 - 22:43
नमो नमः
I hope whoever logged in was able to hear and repeat along. I definitely
didn't expect to be broadcasting with video but when I logged in half an
hour before and checked with a friend the audio only broadcast option
didn't seem to work (though it had worked on previous occasion), so I had
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Works Edited by Gharpure JR

Wed, 02/08/2012 - 22:22
Namaste All,
If any one has information or scanned copies of (Dharma Shastra) works
edited by Jagannath Raghunath Gharpure, please do share.
For starters, Gharpure JR Gharpure, edited many Dharmashastra Nibandha
Granthas, Digests on Dharmashastra so to say; under the heading "Hindu
Law texts" or something similar. These books were mostly printed at
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Vakyartha sadhas at Sringeri

Wed, 02/08/2012 - 18:20
Pl see the attachment
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best reference grammar ?

Tue, 02/07/2012 - 08:48
which is the best reference grammar of Sanskrit language ? Someone
knows the book in french, written by Renou, "Grammaire sanskrite" ?
Best regards.
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Śrīsītārāmasuprabhātam (श्रीसीतारामसुप्रभातम्)

Tue, 02/07/2012 - 02:41
Śrīsītārāmasuprabhātam (श्रीसीतारामसुप्रभातम्) (2009), literally "The
beautiful dawn of Lord Sitaram", is a Sanskrit minor poem (Khandkavya) of
the Suprabhātakāvya (dawn-poem) genre composed by Jagadguru Rambhadracharya
in the year 2008. The poem consists of 40 verses in Śārdūlavikrīḍita,
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Help regarding "182nd Nama in Sri Vishnu Sahasra Namavali"

Sun, 02/05/2012 - 16:04
182nd Nama in Sri Vishnusahasranamastotra is महाद्रिधृक् and in Namavali it is given either महाद्रिधृषे नमः or महाद्रिधृते नमः.
I will be thankful to anyone who could explain which of these two forms is right or how these two forms are derived?
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A link to a small library of Sankrit books

Sat, 02/04/2012 - 07:34
Here are the sources for the materials in this share.
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1. From the Digital Library of India
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advaita makaranda
advaita siddhanta sara sangraha
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Viewing on Android tablets, specifically Thrive.

Fri, 02/03/2012 - 21:27
Has anyone successfully configured (unrooted) Android device to view
posts on this newsgroups?

The problem is the apparent inability to add/use fonts that have
glyphs for Devanagari, and lack of rendering support for it. If I can
use a font that has Roman transliteration glyphs (so that the
rendering always left-to-right), that would be enough. Chrome for

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Fri, 02/03/2012 - 09:15
I was reading a description of different yuga from Bhāgavata Purāṇa and
came across this verse:
yadā māyānṛtaṁ tandrā
nidrā hiṁsā viṣādanam
śoka-mohau bhayaṁ dainyaṁ
sa kalis tāmasaḥ smṛtaḥ
This is the description of Kali-yuga and in this ‘tandrā’ word is used. I
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Residential Family Camp - Yamunotrii 2012 (Austin, TX)

Thu, 02/02/2012 - 10:58
priya mitrANi,
Samskrita Bharati USA's second annual Yamunotrii event at Austin is open
for registration.
Please visit [link] and click on Yamunotri link under
the Residential Camps 2012 section.
Looking forward to your support ! I am sure you and your family will have a
wonderful time ! Please spread the word.
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Wallpapers of Surya Bhagavan on the occassion of Ratha Saptami

Wed, 02/01/2012 - 09:30
Namaste All,
Ratha-Saptami is on January 30 2012. On this occassion, the team at (the official website of the Dakshinamnaya Sharada Peetham,
Sringeri), have published desktop wallpapers of Sri Surya Bhagavan. I am
forwarding the update message for the benefit of all those interested.
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अस्ति काचित् प्रस्तावना अष्टाध्याय्याः ?

Mon, 01/30/2012 - 21:13
नमो नमः !
ज्ञातुमिच्छामि अस्ति काचित् प्रस्तावना अष्टाध्याय्याः यत्र सूत्राणां
अन्वयार्थस्य विषये किञ्चिन्मार्गदर्शनं प्राप्यते ? मम अपेक्षा अस्ति,
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about input keyboard

Mon, 01/30/2012 - 21:13
is there a way to produce three parts combinations such as, for example, ṣṭai (ष + त + ऎ) using a Devanagari input keyboard on Mac?
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Request for meaning of this veda passage

Mon, 01/30/2012 - 16:11
Request members to help with the meaning of this mantra in Taitriya smahita
of Krishna Yajur veda for the moola part ie., 1.0 in the attachment named
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Fw: sanskrit

Mon, 01/30/2012 - 11:07
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To: P.K.Ramakrishnan <>; Uma and Karthik Raghunathan <>; Mahesh Parlikad <>
Sent: Saturday, 28 January 2012 8:37 PM

New Zealand school teaches Sanskrit and claims it helps children understand EnglishANI | Jan 28, 2012, 07.14PM IST

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टीका टूकामपॆक्षते

Sun, 01/29/2012 - 08:41
There are many postings now on Tika.  There is a saying in Sanskrit that even after
going through various tikas this person could not the correct meaning.  So he said-
टीका टूकामपॆक्षते
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