Anumati: 12 definitions
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Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: archive.org: Puranic Encyclopedia
Anumati (अनुमति).—Daughter of Aṅgiras, son of Brahmā. Aṅgiras had two wives, Smṛti and Khyāti, and four daughters, Anumati, Rākā, Kuhū and Sinīvālī by Smṛti, and three sons, Ucatthya, Bṛhaspati, Saṃvarta by Khyāti. (Viṣṇu Purāṇa, Part 1, Chapter 10).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
1b) A river in Śālmalidvīpa.*
- * Bhāgavata-purāṇa V. 20. 10.
1c) A śakti devī on the ṣoḍaśapatrābja.*
- * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa IV. 32. 12.
1e) One of the Bhārgava-gotrakāras.*
- * Matsya-purāṇa 195. 28.
Anumati (अनुमति) is a name mentioned in the Mahābhārata (cf. IX.44.12) and represents one of the many proper names used for people and places. Note: The Mahābhārata (mentioning Anumati) is a Sanskrit epic poem consisting of 100,000 ślokas (metrical verses) and is over 2000 years old.
The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.
Dharmashastra (religious law)Source: Sacred Texts: The Grihya Sutras, Part 2 (SBE30)
Anumati (अनुमति) refers to the “full moon beginning on the fourteenth day”.—Purastād may mean before the second day, on which the real sacrifice takes place, and the commentator mentions purastāt-paurṇamāsī as a name of the caturdaśī-yuktā, i.e. the full moon beginning on the fourteenth day. The same kind of full moon is also called Anumati, Pūrvā-paurṇamāsī, and Sandhyā-paurṇamāsī, while that which takes place on the pratipad, the first day of the lunar phase, is called Rākā, Uttarā-paurṇamāsī, Astamitoditā, and Śvaḥpūritā.
Dharmashastra (धर्मशास्त्र, dharmaśāstra) contains the instructions (shastra) regarding religious conduct of livelihood (dharma), ceremonies, jurisprudence (study of law) and more. It is categorized as smriti, an important and authoritative selection of books dealing with the Hindu lifestyle.
Languages of India and abroad
Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
anumati : (f.) consent; permission.Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Anumati, (f.) (from anumaññati) consent, permission, agreement, assent, approval Vin.II, 294, 301, 306; D. I.137, 143; Dpvs.IV, 47, Cf.V, 18; DA.I, 297; VvA.17, PvA.114. (Page 41)
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.
Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
anumati (अनुमति).—f S Approbation of; accordance (of opinion or sentiment) with; acquiescence; consent; permission.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
anumati (अनुमति).—f Approval, consent.
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.
Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) Permission, consent, approval, assent.
2) The 15th day of the moon's age on which she rises one digit less than full, when the gods and manes receive oblations with favour; personified as a goddess or worshipped in the Rājasūya sacrifice (kalāhīna- candravatī śuklacaturdaśīyutapūrṇimātithiḥ); अनुमत्यै हविरष्टाकपालं पुरोडाशं निर्वपति (anumatyai haviraṣṭākapālaṃ puroḍāśaṃ nirvapati) Śat. Br.; Ms.3.86-87.
Derivable forms: anumatiḥ (अनुमतिः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Anumati (अनुमति).—i. e. anu-man + ti, f. 1. Assent, [Daśakumāracarita] in
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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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Satapatha Brahmana (by Julius Eggeling)
Kāṇḍa V, adhyāya 2, brāhmaṇa 3 < [Fifth Kāṇḍa]
Kāṇḍa VI, adhyāya 6, brāhmaṇa 1 < [Sixth Kāṇḍa]
Kāṇḍa IX, adhyāya 5, brāhmaṇa 1 < [Ninth Kāṇḍa]
Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)
Verse 3.86 < [Section VII - Duties of the Householder]
Verse 3.84 < [Section VII - Duties of the Householder]
Paraskara-grihya-sutra (by Hermann Oldenberg)
Hiranyakesi-grihya-sutra (by Hermann Oldenberg)
Gobhila-grihya-sutra (by Hermann Oldenberg)
The Devi Bhagavata Purana (by Swami Vijñanananda)