Atishthat, Atiṣṭhat, A-tishthat: 2 definitions
Atishthat 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 Atiṣṭhat can be transliterated into English as Atisthat or Atishthat, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Atiṣṭhat (अतिष्ठत्):—[=a-tiṣṭhat] mfn. not standing, unstable, [Ṛg-veda]Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)
Atiṣṭhat (अतिष्ठत्) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Aṭṭhāyamāṇa, Aṇathaṃta.
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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Full-text: Anathamta, Atthayamana, Ananna, Upari, Avastha.
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Rig Veda (translation and commentary) (by H. H. Wilson)
Rig Veda 4.18.8 < [Sukta 18]
Rig Veda 2.15.7 < [Sukta 15]
Rig Veda 10.111.2 < [Sukta 111]
Satapatha-brahmana (by Julius Eggeling)
Kāṇḍa XI, adhyāya 4, brāhmaṇa 3 < [Eleventh Kāṇḍa]