Anushthi, Anuṣṭhi: 3 definitions


Anushthi means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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.

The Sanskrit term Anuṣṭhi can be transliterated into English as Anusthi or Anushthi, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Anuṣṭhi (अनुष्ठि).—f. [sthā-ku] Proper order, succession (used only in instr.); °ष्ठु, अनुष्ठया, अनुष्ठुया (ṣṭhu, anuṣṭhayā, anuṣṭhuyā) in proper order, duly, immediately, properly; immediate, direct.

Derivable forms: anuṣṭhiḥ (अनुष्ठिः).

See also (synonyms): anuṣṭhu.

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

Anuṣṭhi (अनुष्ठि):—[=anu-ṣṭhi] [from anu-ṣṭhā] f. ‘being near, present, at hand’

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Goldstücker Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Anuṣṭhi (अनुष्ठि):—[tatpurusha compound] f.

(-ṣṭhiḥ) (ved.) Proper order, succession; this word occurs only in the instrum. anuṣṭhyā ‘in the order, one by one, successively’. E. sthā with anu, uṇ.(?) aff. ki.

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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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