Adhitthita, Adhiṭṭhita: 2 definitions
Adhitthita 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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Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
adhiṭṭhita : (pp. of adhiṭṭhāti) determined; undertaken.Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Adhiṭṭhita, (adj.) (pp. of adhiṭṭhāti) 1. standing on (c. Loc.), esp. with the idea of standing above, towering over Vv 6330 (hemarathe a. = sakalaṃ ṭhānaṃ abhibhavitvā ṭhita VvA.269). — (a) looked after, managed, undertaken, governed Vin.I, 57; S.V, 278 (sv’âdhiṭṭhita); PvA.141 (kammanta). — (b) undertaking, bent on (c. Acc.) Sn.820 (ekacariyaṃ). (Page 28)
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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