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Derived Words in Other Languages:
rakṣaṇa [ rakSaNa ]
m. ' protector ', N. of Viṣṇu cf. MBh.
( ā ), f. guarding, protection cf. Śak. ( v.l. ) cf. Pañcar.
( ī ), f. a rein, bridle cf. L.
Ficus Heterophylla cf. L.
( rá° ), n. the act of guarding, watching, protecting, tending ( of cattle ), preservation ( ' of ', gen., loc. or comp. ) cf. Mn. cf. MBh. etc.
a ceremony performed for protection or preservation cf. MārkP.
rakṣaṇârtham [ rakSaNArtham ]
ind. for the sake of guarding or protecting cf. MW.
rakṣaṇôpâya [ rakSaNopAya ]
cf. ib. a means of safety cf. ib.