Anavata, aka: Anāvāṭa, Anāvaṭa; 3 Definition(s)


Anavata means something in Buddhism, Pali, Marathi. 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 dictionary

Anavata in Pali glossary... « previous · [A] · next »

anāvāṭa : (adj.) open; not shut.

Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

Anāvaṭa, (°-) (an + āvaṭa) not shut; in °dvāratā (f.) not closing the door against another, accessibility, openhand edness D.III, 191. (Page 32)

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

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anavaṭa (अनवट).—m A ring furnished with silver balls, worn on the great toe.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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