Asakrit, aka: Asakṛt; 2 Definition(s)
Asakrit means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, 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.
The Sanskrit term Asakṛt can be transliterated into English as Asakrt or Asakrit, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Asakṛt (असकृत्).—A Bhārgavagotrakara.*
- * Matsya-purāṇa 195. 28.
The Purāṇas (पुराण, purana) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahāpurāṇas total over 400,000 ślokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.
Languages of India and abroad
asakṛt (असकृत्).—ad Repeatedly; once and again.(Source): DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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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Search found 6 books and stories containing Asakrit or Asakṛt. You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Brihad Bhagavatamrita (by Śrīla Sanātana Gosvāmī)
Verse 2.6.128 < [Chapter 6 - Abhīṣṭa-lābha: The Attainment of All Desires]
Verse 1.2.54 < [Chapter 2 - Divya: In Heaven]
Verse 2.7.99 < [Chapter 7 - Jagad-ānanda: The Bliss of the Worlds]
Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)
Brahma Sutras (Shankara Bhashya) (by Swami Vireshwarananda)
Yoga Vasistha Volume 3, Part II (by Vālmīki)
Chapter XI - Ascertainment of Living Liberation < [Book VI - Nirvana Khanda (Nirvāṇa Khaṇḍa)]
A Dictionary Of Chinese Buddhist Terms (by William Edward Soothill)
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