• Sanskrit - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sanskrit Sanskrit (/ ˈ s æ n s k r ɪ t /; Sanskrit: संस्कृतम्, romanized: saṃskṛtam, IPA: [ˈsɐ̃skr̩tɐm] ()) is an Indo-Aryan or Indic language of the ancient Indian subcontinent with a 3,500-year history. It is the primary liturgical language of Hinduism and the predominant language of most works of Hindu philosophy as well as some of the principal texts of Buddhism and ...
  • Sanskrit language | Origin, History, & Facts | Britannica

    www.britannica.com/topic/Sanskrit-language Sanskrit language, an Old Indo-Aryan language in which the most ancient documents are the Vedas, composed in what is called Vedic Sanskrit. In its grammatical structure, Sanskrit is similar to other early Indo-European languages such as Greek and Latin.
  • Sanskrit alphabet, pronunciation and language

    omniglot.com/writing/sanskrit.htm Sanskrit is the classical language of Indian and the liturgical language of Hinduism, Buddhism, and Jainism. It is also one of the 22 official languages of India. The name Sanskrit means "refined", "consecrated" and "sanctified". It has always been regarded as the 'high' language and used mainly for religious and scientific discourse.
  • Sanskrit - Ancient History Encyclopedia

    www.ancient.eu/Sanskrit Sanskrit is regarded as the ancient language in Hinduism, where it was used as a means of communication and dialogue by the Hindu Celestial Gods, and then by the Indo-Aryans. Sanskrit is also widely used in Jainism, Buddhism, and Sikhism.The term ‘Sanskrit’ is derived from the conjoining of the prefix ‘Sam’ meaning ‘samyak’ which indicates ‘entirely’, and ‘krit’ that ...
  • Sanskrit | Definition of Sanskrit by Merriam-Webster

    www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Sanskrit Sanskrit definition is - an ancient Indo-Aryan language that is the classical language of India and of Hinduism.
  • Sanskrit | Definition of Sanskrit at Dictionary.com

    www.dictionary.com/browse/sanskrit Sanskrit definition, an Indo-European, Indic language, in use since c1200 b.c. as the religious and classical literary language of India. Abbreviation: Skt See more.
  • Learn About Sanskrit & Yoga: Pose Names and Meanings ...

    www.yogajournal.com/yoga-101/sanskrit Sanskrit, the language of yoga, goes beyond the names of the poses and chants, and informs the practice of yoga on a fundamental level. Have you heard your teacher say a pose name in a different language? They were probably speaking in Sanskrit. Sanskrit is the classical Indian language still.
  • 40 Common Sanskrit Words Every Yogi Should Know | Sanskrit ...

    www.yogajournal.com/yoga-101/40-common-sanskrit-words-for-yogis Join Richard Rosen—author and co-founder of the former Oakland- and San Francisco Bay-based Piedmont Yoga Studio—for Sanskrit 101: A Beginner’s Guide. Through this 6-week introductory online course, you will learn Sanskrit translations, refine your pronunciations, explore its historic highlights, and more.
  • Sanskrit Dictionary for Spoken Sanskrit

    spokensanskrit.org Spokensanskrit - An English - Sanskrit dictionary: This is an online hypertext dictionary for Sanskrit - English and English - Sanskrit. The online hypertext Sanskrit dictionary is meant for spoken Sanskrit.
  • Sanskrit Dictionary

    sanskritdictionary.com Select your prefered input and type any Sanskrit or English word. Enclose the word in “” for an EXACT match e.g. “yoga”. √ Root Search | Word Frequency | Sandhi | Pāṇini Research Tool | Sanskrit OCR