Acarati, Ācarati: 2 definitions

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Acarati means something in Buddhism, Pali. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

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Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

ācarati : (ā + cam + e) acts; practises or perform.

Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary

Ācarati, (ā + aarati) — 1. to practice, perform, indulge in Vin.I, 56; II, 118; Sn.327 (ācare dhamma-sandosa-vādaṃ), 401; Miln.171, 257 (pāpaṃ). Cp. pp. ācarita in BSk. e. g. Av. S.I, 124, 153, 213 in same meaning. — pp. āciṇṇa. — 2. to step upon, pass through J.V, 153. (Page 96)

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Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.

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