श्मशान

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From Sanskrit श्मशान (śmaśāná)

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श्मशान (śmaśānmUrdu spelling شمشان

  1. crematorium
  2. burning-ghat
  3. cemetery
  4. burial ground
  5. sepulchre
  6. a place where corpses are burnt or buried

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Sanskrit[edit]

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श्मशान (śmaśānán

  1. cemetery
  2. a burial or burning ground
  3. an oblation to deceased ancestors

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