Wisdom Library Logo

Kartarī-svastika, 1 Definition(s)

Kartarī-svastika means something in Hinduism Check out some of the following descriptions and leave a comment if you want to add your own contribution to this article:

1 Definition(s) from various sources:

One of the saṃyutta-hastāni (Twenty-four combined Hands).—Kartarī-svastika (crossed arrow-shafts): Kartarī-mukha hands are crossed. Usage: trees, the boughs of trees, the summit ofa hill.

Rating: -

Look for other relevant definitions:

Search found 28 related definition(s) that might help you understand this better. Below you will find the 15 most relevant articles:

· Svastika
Svastika (स्वस्तिक) is another name (synonym) for Śitāvarī, which is a Sanskr...
3 desc.
· Kartarī-mukha
One of the Twenty-eight Single Hands (hasta):—Kartarī-mukha (arrow shaf...
1 desc.
· Muṣṭi-svastika
One of the saṃyutta-hastāni (Twenty-six combined Hands).—Muṣṭi-svastika...
1 desc.
· Padasvastika
The Padasvastika-asana is an Asana (position of body). The weight is supporte...
1 desc.
· Hastasvastika
Hastasvastika—The arms crossed in front of the chest indicate total sur...
1 desc.
· Vajrasvastika
Vajrasvastika (वज्रस्वस्तिक):—The Sanskrit name for a classification of...
1 desc.
· Cakrasvastika
Cakrasvastika (चक्रस्वस्तिक):—The Sanskrit name for a classification of...
1 desc.
· Kartari Hasta
Kartari—Attributes are often held with this gesture. If the gesture is ...
1 desc.
· Saṃyutta-hastāni
Combined Hands (saṃyutta-hastāni): Twenty-four combined Hands are exhibited a...
1 desc.
· Sovatthika
Sovatthika, (adj.) (either fr. sotthi with diæresis, or fr. su+atthi+ka=Sk. svas...
2 desc.
· Duṇḍupha
One of the Hands that indicate Water-Animals.–Duṇḍupha, the Kartarī-daṇ...
1 desc.
· Śamī
Śamī (शमी) is a Sanskrit word, identified with Acacia spigera by various scho...
8 desc.
· Nandyāvarta
1) Nandyāvarta (नन्द्यावर्त):—One of the eight types of villages, accor...
5 desc.
· Agnijāta
Agnijāta-Subrahmaṇya (additional aspect of Subrahmaṇya, according to the Śrīt...
1 desc.
· Kuruvaka
One of the Hands indicating Trees.–Kuruvaka, the Kartarī and Tripatāka ...
1 desc.

Search through other sources:

Search found 40 books containing Kartarī-svastika. You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the 20 most relevant articles:


» Click here to see all 40 search results in a detailed overview.

- Was this explanation helpufll? Leave a comment:

Make this page a better place for research and define the term yourself in your own words.

You have to be a member in order to post comments. Click here to login or click here to become a member.