"shastra" Definition

  1. n. A treatise for authoritative instruction among the Hindoos; a book of institutes; especially, a treatise explaining the Vedas.

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Position in dictionary: 89859 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "shastra": 1
Words that end with "shastra": 1
Words that contain "shastra": 1
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English Dictionary Definition of shastra

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