Sanskrit articles on Wikipedia
For other uses, see SanskritSanskrit (disambiguation). SanskritSanskrit (IAST: Saṃskṛtam; IPA: [sə̃skr̩t̪əm]) is the primary liturgical language of Hinduism; a philosophical
Apr 28th 2017

Vedic and Sanskrit literature
Vedic and Sanskrit literature comprises the spoken or sung literature of the Vedas from the early-to-mid 2nd to mid 1st millennium BCE, and continues with
Mar 25th 2017

Sanskrit drama
Sanskrit drama date from the 1st century CE. The Mahābhāṣya by Patanjali contains the earliest reference to what may have been the seeds of Sanskrit drama
Mar 16th 2017

Vedic Sanskrit
Vedic Sanskrit is an Indo-European language, more specifically one branch of the Indo-Iranian group. It is the ancient language of the Vedas of Hinduism
Apr 25th 2017

Sanskrit prosody
(typeface). Sanskrit prosody or Chandas refer to one of the six Vedangas, or limbs of Vedic studies. It is the study of poetic metres and verse in Sanskrit. This
Nov 8th 2016

Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit
"Buddhist Sanskrit" or "Mixed Sanskrit". Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit writings emerged after the codification in the 4th century BCE of Classical Sanskrit by the
Feb 4th 2017

The Sanskrit College and University
Sanskrit College and University (erstwhile Sanskrit College) is a specialized state-government administered Liberal Arts University offering an undergraduate
Mar 19th 2017

The Battle for Sanskrit
The Battle for Sanskrit: Is Sanskrit Political or Sacred, Oppressive or Liberating, Dead or Alive? is a 2016 book written by Rajiv Malhotra which warns
Apr 23rd 2017

Sanskrit studies
Sanskrit has been studied by Western scholars since the late 18th century. In the 19th century, the study of Sanskrit played a crucial role in the development
Sep 25th 2016

Sampurnanand Sanskrit University
Sampurnanand-Sanskrit-UniversitySampurnanand Sanskrit University (Sanskrit: सम्पूर्णानन्द संस्कृत विश्वविद्यालय, वाराणसी; IAST: Sampūrānand Vi">Samskrit Vișvavidyālaya, Vāraṇāsī) is an Indian
Mar 16th 2017

Sree Sankaracharya University of Sanskrit
Philosophy Political Science Psychology Sanskrit General Sanskrit Nyaya Sanskrit Sahitya Sanskrit Vedanta Sanskrit Vyakarna School of Vedic Studies Social
Mar 13th 2017

Sanskrit grammar
about the grammar of Sanskrit Classical Sanskrit. For the earlier language, see Sanskrit Vedic Sanskrit grammar. The grammar of the Sanskrit language has a complex verbal
Apr 13th 2017

Government Sanskrit College, Varanasi
Government Sanskrit College was the first college in Benares. Established in 1791, it was a landmark college in India from where several notable teachers
Feb 26th 2017

Jagadguru Ramanandacharya Rajasthan Sanskrit University
Ramanadacharya Rajasthan Sanskrit University (Hindi: जगद्गुरु रामानन्दाचार्य राजस्थान संस्कृत विश्वविद्यालय) formerly known as Rajasthan Sanskrit University, is
Mar 16th 2017

Shri Jagannath Sanskrit University
Shri Jagannath Sanskrit University (Odia: ଶ୍ରୀ ଜଗନ୍ନାଥ ସଂସ୍କୃତ ବିଶ୍ୱବିଦ୍ୟାଳୟ) also known as Shri Jagannath Sanskrit Vishvavidyalaya is located in Puri
Mar 22nd 2017

Rashtriya Sanskrit Vidyapeetha
Rashtriya Sanskrit Vidyapeetha is a Deemed University in Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, India. The school was established in 1956 under Ministry of Education
Nov 17th 2016

List of Sahitya Akademi Award winners for Sanskrit
citation. The award for Sanskrit was first given in 1956. The first five awards went to works in other languages, dealing with Sanskrit culture. Since 1967
Feb 15th 2017

Nepal Sanskrit University
Nepal Sanskrit University (formerly Mahendra Sanskrit University), established in December 1986, has its central office at Beljhundi in Dang district
Jan 18th 2017

List of English words of Sanskrit origin
This is a list of English words of Sanskrit origin. Many of these words were not directly borrowed from Sanskrit. The meaning of some words have changed
Feb 10th 2017

Faculty of Sanskrit Vidya Dharma Vigyan, Banaras Hindu University
Faculty of Sanskrit Vidya Dharma Vijnan is a faculty of Banaras Hindu University (BHU) in the city of Varanasi in India. The Faculty of Sanskrit Vidya Dharma
Mar 17th 2017

Radhadamodar Sanskrit Vidyapeeth
879728; 83.932721 Sanskrit-Vidyapith">Radhadamodar Sanskrit Vidyapith is one of affiliated government Sanskrit universities of Nepal Sanskrit University at Jaitar of Sankhar
May 31st 2015

Kavikulaguru Kalidas Sanskrit University
Sanskrit-University">Kavikulguru Kalidas Sanskrit University (KKSU) is the institution dedicated to the advanced learning of Sanskrit, which is considered as one of the oldest
Apr 2nd 2017

Sanskrit verbs
Sanskrit verbs have a very complex inflection system for different combinations of tense, aspect, mood, number, and person. Participial forms are also
Mar 4th 2017

Sanskrit revival
Sanskrit revival is the accumulation of attempts at reviving the Sanskrit language that have been undertaken. In 1891 there was organized activity
Feb 12th 2017

Sanskrit Wikipedia
Sanskrit-WikipediaSanskrit Wikipedia (Sanskrit: संस्कृतविकिपीडिया) (also known as sawiki) is the Sanskrit edition of Wikipedia, a free, web-based, collaborative, multilingual
Mar 29th 2017

Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri Rashtriya Sanskrit Vidyapeetha
Sanskrit-Vidyapeetha">Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri Rashtriya Sanskrit Vidyapeetha is a Sanskrit language university, located in New Delhi, India. It was established on 8 October
Mar 16th 2017

Sanskrit inscriptions in the Malay world
A good number of Sanskrit inscriptions have been found in Malaysia and Indonesia. "Early inscriptions written in Indian languages and scripts abound in
Aug 23rd 2016

Indian epic poetry
Kāvya; Sanskrit: काव्य, IAST: kāvya) or Kappiyam ( Tamil language: காப்பியம், kāppiyam ). The Ramayana and Mahabharata, originally composed in Sanskrit and
Dec 18th 2016

Kumar Bhaskar Varma Sanskrit and Ancient Studies University
Sanskrit Bhaskar Varma Sanskrit and Ancient Studies University (established 2011) is a state government university in Nalbari, Assam for studies in Sanskrit language
Mar 16th 2017

VyakaranaVyakarana (Sanskrit: व्याकरण, Vyākaraṇa) literally means "explanation, analysis", and also refers to one of the six ancient Vedangas, or ancillary science
Oct 8th 2016

Devanagari transliteration
Main article: International Alphabet of Sanskrit Transliteration The International Alphabet of Sanskrit Transliteration (IAST) is a subset of the ISO
Apr 24th 2017

Rashtriya Sanskrit Sansthan
Rashtriya Sanskrit Sansthan is a Deemed University under Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt of India in New Delhi, India. It was established
Apr 19th 2017

Uttarakhand Sanskrit University
Uttarakhand-Sanskrit-UniversityUttarakhand Sanskrit University (Hindi:उत्तराखंड संस्कृत विश्वविद्यालय) is an Indian State university located in the city of Haridwar, Uttarakhand. Established
Mar 16th 2017

Sarvodaya Sanskrit Ashram
Sarvodaya Sanskrit Ashram is a not-for-profit organisation in Uttar Pradesh, India. Its mission is to provide education to all who are deprived of it,
Apr 10th 2017

Sat (Sanskrit)
Sat (Sanskrit: सत्) is a Sanskrit word meaning "the true essence and that "which is unchangeable" of an entity, species or existence. Sat is a common prefix
Feb 10th 2017

Sanskrit compound
One notable feature of the agglutinative nominal system of Classical Sanskrit is the very common use of nominal compounds (samāsa), which may be huge (10+
Mar 7th 2017

Sanskrit Buddhist literature
Sanskrit-Buddhist Sanskrit Buddhist literature refers to Buddhist texts composed in classical Sanskrit or Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit. Sanskrit was the main language used by
Jul 17th 2016

International Alphabet of Sanskrit Transliteration
of Sanskrit-TransliterationSanskrit Transliteration (I.A.S.T.) is a transliteration scheme that allows the lossless romanization of Indic scripts as employed by Sanskrit and
Apr 18th 2017

World Sanskrit Conference
The World Sanskrit conference is an international conference organised at various locations globally. It has been held in North America, Europe, Asia and
Oct 20th 2016

Sanskrit (disambiguation)
Sanskrit-Collegiate-School">Calcutta Sanskrit Collegiate School, Kolkata, Sanskrit India Sanskrit compound, the agglutinative nominal system of Sanskrit-Sanskrit Classical Sanskrit Sanskrit drama Sanskrit grammar
Feb 11th 2017

Kameshwar Singh Darbhanga Sanskrit University
Darbhanga-Sanskrit-UniversityDarbhanga Sanskrit University (KSDSU) is a state university located at Darbhanga, Bihar, India, dedicated to the teaching and promotion of Sanskrit. Its jurisdiction
Mar 16th 2017

Sanskrit nouns
Sanskrit is a highly inflected language with three grammatical genders (masculine, feminine, neuter) and three numbers (singular, plural, dual). It has
Apr 28th 2017

Timli Sanskrit Pathshala
Sanskrit-Pathshala">Shri Timli Sanskrit Pathshala (श्री तिमली संस्कृत पाठशाला), established in 1882, is the first Sanskrit school in Garhwal Himalaya that was recognized
Aug 18th 2016

Shree Somnath Sanskrit University
Shree Somnath Sanskrit University (SSSU) is located in Veraval, Junagadh, Gujarat. It was established by the Gujarat government by passing the Shree Somnath
Mar 16th 2017

List of Sanskrit universities in India
Sanskrit universities in India. 1. Jagadguru Ramanandacharya Rajasthan Sanskrit University, Jaipur, Rajasthan 2. Kameshwar Singh Darbhanga Sanskrit University
Mar 22nd 2017

List of Sanskrit and Persian roots in Hindi
The following is an alphabetical (according to Hindi'sHindi's alphabet) list of Sanskrit and Persian roots, stems, prefixes, and suffixes commonly used in Hindi
Feb 23rd 2017

Clay Sanskrit Library
The Clay Sanskrit Library is a series of books published by New York University Press and the JJC Foundation. Each work features the text in its original
Apr 27th 2017

Kamrup Sanskrit Sanjivani Sabha
Sanskrit-Sanjivani-Sabha">Kamrup Sanskrit Sanjivani Sabha is a research and preservation institution formed in 1930's, which deals primarily in Sanskrit language topics. It is
Jun 3rd 2016

Boden Professor of Sanskrit election, 1860
Professor of Sanskrit at the University of Oxford was a hotly contested affair between two rival candidates offering different approaches to Sanskrit scholarship
Sep 15th 2016

Boden Professor of Sanskrit
The position of Boden Professor of Sanskrit at the University of Oxford was established in 1832 with money bequeathed to the university by Lieutenant Colonel
Feb 25th 2017

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