Autpatika, aka: Autpātika; 4 Definition(s)


Autpatika 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.

In Hinduism

Natyashastra (theatrics and dramaturgy)

Autpātika (औत्पातिक).—Blemishes (ghāta) resulting from portents (autpātika) are those due to earthquake, storm, the falling of meteors and the like.

Source: Natya Shastra
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Natyashastra (नाट्यशास्त्र, nāṭyaśāstra) refers to both the ancient Indian tradition (śāstra) of performing arts, (nāṭya, e.g., theatrics, drama, dance, music), as well as the name of a Sanskrit work dealing with these subjects. It also teaches the rules for composing dramatic plays (nataka) and poetic works (kavya).

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

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autpātika (औत्पातिक).—a S Portentous, relating to portents or prodigies.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

autpātika (औत्पातिक).—a Portentous.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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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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Sanskrit-English dictionary

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Autpātika (औत्पातिक).—a. (- f.) Protentous, prodigious, calamitous; औत्पातिको मेघ इवाश्मवर्षम् (autpātiko megha ivāśmavarṣam) R.14.53.

-kam A portent. औत्पातिकं तदिह देव विचिन्तनीयम् (autpātikaṃ tadiha deva vicintanīyam) Udb.; Rām.3.24.1.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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. 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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