Badhita, Bādhita: 12 definitions


Badhita means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, Marathi, Hindi. 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 Badhit.

In Hinduism

Shaivism (Shaiva philosophy)

Source: Brill: Śaivism and the Tantric Traditions (philosophy)

Bādhita (बाधित) refers to “refuted (philosophical arguments)”, according to the Vṛtti on the Īśvarapratyabhijñākārikā 1.5.6, 20-21.—Accordingly, “Moreover, [the existence of] the external object is refuted by a means of [valid] knowledge (pramāṇa-bādhita) if it has parts, because of [the necessity then] of attributing to it contradictory properties, etc.; [and it is contradicted] in many ways if it has no parts, because [then] it must be in contact with the six directions, etc.”.

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Shaiva (शैव, śaiva) or Shaivism (śaivism) represents a tradition of Hinduism worshiping Shiva as the supreme being. Closely related to Shaktism, Shaiva literature includes a range of scriptures, including Tantras, while the root of this tradition may be traced back to the ancient Vedas.

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Languages of India and abroad

Pali-English dictionary

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Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

bādhita : (pp. of bādhati) hindered; obstructed; afflicted; ensnared. (pp. of bādheti), oppressed; afflicted; harassed; ensnared; prevented.

Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary

Bādhita, (pp. of bādhati) oppressed, pressed hard, harassed Dh. 342 (but taken by C. as “trapped, snared,” baddha DhA. IV, 49); ThA. 65. (Page 485)

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Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.

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Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

bādhita (बाधित).—p S Opposed, hindered, prohibited, precluded, excepted. Esp. used of points of logic or grammar.

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

bādhita (बाधित).—p Prohibited, opposed, excepted.

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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 dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Bādhita (बाधित).—p. p. [bādh-karmaṇi kta]

1) Harassed, oppressed, annoyed.

2) Pained, troubled, afflicted.

3) Opposed, obstructed.

4) Checked, arrested.

5) Set aside, suspended.

6) Refuted.

7) (In logic) Contradicted, contradictory; inconsistent (and hence futile); साध्याभाववत् पक्षको बाधितः (sādhyābhāvavat pakṣako bādhitaḥ); e. g. वह्निरनुष्णः (vahniranuṣṇaḥ).

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

Bādhita (बाधित).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) 1. Obstructed, impeded. 2. Pained, tormented. 3. Self-refuted, (in logic.), contradictory, incompatible. E. bādh to oppose, kta aff.

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

1) Bādhita (बाधित):—[from bādh] mfn. pressed, oppressed etc., [Ṛg-veda]; etc.

2) [v.s. ...] (in gram.) set aside, annulled

3) [v.s. ...] (in logic) contradictory, absurd, false, incompatible (cf. a-bādhita)

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

Bādhita (बाधित):—[(taḥ-tā-taṃ) a.] Hindered; pained; refuted; obliged to.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Bādhita (बाधित) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Bādhiya.

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Badhita in German

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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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Hindi dictionary

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Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Bādhita (बाधित) [Also spelled badhit]:—(a) restricted; handicapped; barred; impeded, obstructed; obsessed; rendered inoperative.

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