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Sat, 02/25/2017 - 19:42
कः खलु नालंक्रियते दृष्टादृष्टार्थसाधनपटीयान् । अमुया कण्ठस्थितया प्रश्नोत्तररत्नमालिकया ॥ kaḥ khalu na alam kriyate adṛṣṭa-artha-sādhana-paṭīyān I do not understand paṭīyān paṭi+yān (yad)? or first case of paṭīyas ? thanks! valerio
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Request for unicode version of tattvabodhinI 6.2

Sat, 02/25/2017 - 19:32 has tattvabodhinI commentary for all pAdas except 6.2 It seems that the source from which the data was derived lacked 6.2, as can be seen from discussion at I would be grateful
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धर्मो रक्षति रक्षितः

Sat, 02/25/2017 - 03:34
namaskar रक्षितः it is the nominative case of रक्षित ? (ppp, cau) why not use रक्षितम् ? Thanks! valerio
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Newly available stardict dictionaries

Sat, 02/25/2017 - 03:03
A few new dictionaries are now avialable for convenient lookup: Thanks to dhavala (linked in: ​ sa-vyAkaraNa/tars/tars.MD): From siddhAnta-kaumudI 1.1.3 इको गुणवृद्धी १.१.३ गुणवृद्धिशब्दाभ्यां यत्र गुणवृद्धी विधीयेते तत्रेक इति षष्ठ्यन्तं पदमुपतिष्ठते ॥ From padamanjarI 1.1.3 इको
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Fri, 02/24/2017 - 23:28
ॐ ह्रीं श्रीपार्श्वनाथाय नमः Auṃ Hrīṃ ŚrīPārśvanāthāya Namaḥ Jay Jinendra समणसुत्तं SAMANASUTTAM Jinendra Varni 2015 22 x 14 cm 276 pages Paperback [250 grammes] ₹ 110 The Jain faith is one of the oldest living faiths in the world. It has flourished in India since
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~ New Ebook Uploaded: Vyasa-panini-bhava-nirnayah of Setumadhavacharya ~

Thu, 02/23/2017 - 21:51
*Title*: Vyāsa-pāṇini-bhāva-nirṇayaḥ *Author*: Setumadhavacharya *Edited by*: N.S. Ramanuja Tatacharya and Laxmi Narasimha Bhatta *Download Link*: sādhu-caraṇa-rajo 'bhilāṣī, hari parshad das.
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Request for उणादिसूत्र unicode

Thu, 02/23/2017 - 20:37
Apologies for cross posting Dear scholars, I know this is a bit too much to ask. By any chance anyone has some unicode version of उणादिसूत्रs and/or their commentaries readily available. Thanks, -- Dr. Dhaval Patel, I.A.S Collector and District Magistrate, Anand
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Thu, 02/23/2017 - 11:53
sabhAyai nama: I am collecting shlokas with beautiful phrases that give pleasure while reciting. Small shlokas, subhashitas such as करारविन्देन पदारविन्दं.... अमरी कबरी भारभ्रमरी मुखरीकृतं... etc. Is there a book or online web page of such shlokas/subhashitas that learned members of here know
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Examples of Rudram recitation in different parts of India and sakhas

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 02:51
Dear list members, First thank you to Irene Galstian and Kn Ramesh for answering my question on the Rudram of the Challakere brothers. I now have these samples of the Rudram showing differences in the pronounciation of the "gumkara" (written as chandrabindu over virama). 1) from Satara
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Slogans for CSR

Mon, 02/20/2017 - 22:14
I am looking for slogans/adage for Corporate social responsibility preferably in two or 3 words. I give below a few which came to my mind: 1) Making other's smile 2) Happier by others happiness 3)Generating happiness in others 3) Giving punarjanma 4) Extolling lives 5) Energising
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Sri Mahashivaratri (24-Feb-2017) - Rare Vyasashtakam From Skanda Puranam

Mon, 02/20/2017 - 22:14
Courtesy:Sri.K.Muralidharan Iyengar Dear All, Greetings and Namaste. As *Sri Mahashivratri* falls on *24-Feb-2017 (Fri)*, I am delighted to share a very beautiful hymn titled *Sri Vyasashtakam* taken from *Skanda Puranam, Kashi Khandam, *and *Chapter 95.* Although it is titled *Vyasashtakam*
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Rudram by Challakere brothers

Mon, 02/20/2017 - 21:28
Dear list members, There is a recording of the Rudram by the Challakere brothers d Challakere Brothers (Sri M S Venugopal and Sri M S Srinivasan) on youtube . Would any list members know what part of India the Challakere brothers are from and what
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Availability of पुरुषपरीक्षा in Digital format

Mon, 02/20/2017 - 12:44
Is पुरुषपरीक्षा by विद्यापति available in any digital format anywhere? -- अनुनाद सिंह
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Want to know the meaning of this shloka

Mon, 02/20/2017 - 04:32
This sloka is from bhavishya purana. यस्यास्यकमलगलितं वाङ्मयममृतं जगत्पिबति । । Thank you and stay blessed. Sinu
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Mon, 02/20/2017 - 01:55
(+bcc अमेरिकस्य संस्कृतभारतीशिक्षितगणः) मम मित्रमस्ति लोकेशनामा प्रभाताश्रमगुरुकुलस्नातको व्याकरणे शास्त्रे पारङ्गतः (तदीयं वाचोविधेय-पातञ्जलभाष्य-बोधनं दृष्टं मया साक्षात् स्वयात्रायाम्), काव्येषु निष्णातः, हृद्यः कविः। किञ्चास्ति गुरोरादेशानुजिगमिषया देशभ्क्त्या च "IAS"-सेवा-प्रविविशुः,
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Re: [Samskrita] Digest for - 6 updates in 4 topics

Mon, 02/20/2017 - 00:04
Ref: Mr Taft rivers. The Thanks fur Saraswati Mahal Library, Tamil Nadu has a large collection of Modi manuscripts, of handmade paper and linen. They also conduct training programmes for learning the script. If you are interested come to India. Visit our holy places. ANANTHANARAYANAN SANSKRIT
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गीता ७'१२ and when सिद्धान्तकौमुदी

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 23:02
नमस्ते ! You may like to read 1. गीता ७'१२ and 2. when सिद्धान्तकौमुदी Comments are earnestly solicited. सस्नेहम् अभ्यंकरकुलोत्पन्नः श्रीपादः । "श्रीपतेः पदयुगं स्मरणीयम् ।"
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Meaning of namaste

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 20:26
Can anyone help me with the meaning of namaste. Is it नमः ते? I bow to you?
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Stardict dictionaries to look up word occurance frequencies.

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 13:20
Thanks to shrI Martin from, who provided a version of data derived from shrI Oliver's DCS (both cc-ed): We now have a new addition (word occurance
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Clarification on the sloka of Rigveda numbered 10.85.40

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 00:53
I hereby request you to kindly please explain the sloka of rigveda 10.85.40 on which the students are debating and degrading the vedas and I dont know the Sanskrit to understand the sloka a meaning which was used by the section of students saying that this sloka says that the Lady who is about
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