Asaktacitta, Āsaktacitta, Asakta-citta: 4 definitions


Asaktacitta 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Asaktachitta.

Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Asaktacitta in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Āsaktacitta (आसक्तचित्त).—a. having the mind fixed on any object.

Āsaktacitta is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms āsakta and citta (चित्त). See also (synonyms): āsaktacetas, āsaktamanas.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Āsaktacitta (आसक्तचित्त).—mfn.

(-ttaḥ-ttā-ttaṃ) Of a fixed mind, intent on, devoted to, absorbed in. E. āsakta and citta mind.

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

Āsaktacitta (आसक्तचित्त):—[=ā-sakta-citta] [from ā-sakta > ā-sañj] mfn. having the mind deeply engaged in or fixed upon (any object), intent on, devoted to, absorbed in.

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

Āsaktacitta (आसक्तचित्त):—[āsakta-citta] (ttaḥ-ttā-ttaṃ) a. Of fixed mind, devoted to, absorbed in.

context information

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.

Discover the meaning of asaktacitta in the context of Sanskrit from relevant books on Exotic India

See also (Relevant definitions)

Relevant text

Help me keep this site Ad-Free

For over a decade, this site has never bothered you with ads. I want to keep it that way. But I humbly request your help to keep doing what I do best: provide the world with unbiased truth, wisdom and knowledge.

Let's make the world a better place together!

Like what you read? Consider supporting this website: