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With the help of this blog, I intend to bring to you the best Sanskrit quotes and quotations from ancient Sanskrit language.
Written in this Sanskrit language are the ancient spiritual & religious texts viz. Vedas, puranas & Upanishads, great poetical works viz. Ramayana & Mahabharata, earliest thoughts on economy in Kautilya’s Arthashastra, treatise on surgery & human health in Sushrut samhita, astronomical observations and Vedic mathematics by Aryabhatta and Varahamihir and many more.
These Sanskrit scriptures have invaluable pearls of knowledge, wisdom and ancient Hindu vedantic philosophy. I have made an effort to bring forth all this to you.
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Sanskrit Quote Category: Precaution
चिन्तनीया हि विपदां आदावेव प्रतिक्रिया
न कूपखननं युक्तं प्रदीप्ते वन्हिना गृहे
English Translation of Sanskrit Quote:
The effect of disasters should be thought of beforehand (i.e. before they actually occur.) It is not appropriate to start digging a well when the house is ablaze with fire.
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