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Definition of Shastra

Shastra
Shaster Shas"ter, Shastra Shas"tra, n. [Skr. c[=a]stra an order or command, a sacred book, fr. c[=a]s to order, instruct, govern. Cf. Sastra.] A treatise for authoritative instruction among the Hindoos; a book of institutes; especially, a treatise explaining the Vedas. [Written also sastra.]

Meaning of Shastra from wikipedia

- as Yoga-Shastra, Nyaya-Shastra, Dharma-Shastra, Koka- or Kama-Shastra, Moksha-Shastra, Artha-Shastra, Alamkara-Shastra (rhetoric), Kavya-Shastra (poetics)...
- Vastu shastra (vāstu śāstra - literally "science of architecture") is a traditional Indian system of architecture originating in India. Texts from the...
- two words, "Nāṭya" and "Śhāstra". The root of the Sanskrit word Natya is Nat (नट) which means "act, represent". The word Shastra (शास्त्र) means "precept...
- The Vaimānika Śāstra (वैमानिक शास्त्र, lit. "shastra on the topic of Vimanas"; or "science of aeronautics", sometimes also rendered Vimanika, Vymanika...
- Shastra is a 1996 Indian Hindi action film directed by Sanjay Khanna. The film stars Sunil Shetty and Anjali Jathar. The film achieved moderate success...
- Shilpa Shastras (Sanskrit: शिल्प शास्त्र śilpa śāstra) literally means the Science of Shilpa (arts and crafts). It is an ancient umbrella term for numerous...
- Samudrika Shastra (Hindi:सामुद्रिक शास्त्र), part of the Vedic tradition, is the study of face reading, aura reading, and whole body analysis. Samudrika...
- Ram Shastra is a 1995 Indian Bollywood action film directed by Sanjay Gupta. The cast of the movie includes Jackie Shroff, Aditya Pancholi, Manisha Koirala...
- compilation of traditional ancient Indian medicine practice is in rasa shastra, which details processes by which various metals, Minerals and other substances...
- Prem Shastra (transl. Love Scriptures) is a 1974 Indian Hindi-language film written and directed by B. R. Ishara. The film stars Dev Anand, Zeenat Aman...
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