Amarmavedhita, Amarmavedhitā, Amarman-vedhita: 2 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Amarmavedhitā (अमर्मवेधिता).—f. The state of not inflicting severe injury on others, absence of acrimony (one of the thirtyfive Vāg-guṇas of a Tīrthaṅkara).

Amarmavedhitā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms amarman and vedhitā (वेधिता).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Amarmavedhitā (अमर्मवेधिता):—[=a-marma-vedhi-tā] [from a-marma > a-marman] f. the state of not inflicting severe injury on others, absence of acrimony (one of the thirty-five Vāg-guṇas of a Tīrthaṃkara), [Jaina literature]

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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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