Bhavita, Bhāvita, Bhāvitā: 15 definitions



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Alternative spellings of this word include Bhavit.

In Hinduism

Natyashastra (theatrics and dramaturgy)

Source: Wisdom Library: Nāṭya-śāstra

1) Bhāvita (भावित) is another name (synonym) of bhāva, referring to “psychological states” (eg. permanent, involuntary, transitory), according to the Nāṭyaśāstra chapter 7.

2) Bhāvita (भावित) refers to one of the twelve types of lāsya, or “gentle form of dance” according to the Nāṭyaśāstra chapter 20. It is also known by the name Bhāva. These various lāsya are presented as a specific type of dramatic play (nāṭya) similar to that of the Bhāṇa type.

Source: Natya Shastra

Bhāvita (भावित).—One of the twelve types of lāsya;—If a woman who is burning with the fire of love after seeing her beloved in a dream, expresses her different Psychological States, it is an instance of the Bhāvita.

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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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Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

Bhāvita (भावित).—Designated by a technical term; cf. किं पुनरिदं तद्भावितग्रहणं वृद्धिरित्येवं ये आकारैकारौकारा विहिता भाव्यन्ते तेषां ग्रहणं आहोस्विद् आदैन्मात्रस्य (kiṃ punaridaṃ tadbhāvitagrahaṇaṃ vṛddhirityevaṃ ye ākāraikāraukārā vihitā bhāvyante teṣāṃ grahaṇaṃ āhosvid ādainmātrasya), M.Bh.on P.I.11.

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Vyakarana (व्याकरण, vyākaraṇa) refers to Sanskrit grammar and represents one of the six additional sciences (vedanga) to be studied along with the Vedas. Vyakarana concerns itself with the rules of Sanskrit grammar and linguistic analysis in order to establish the correct context of words and sentences.

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Languages of India and abroad

Pali-English dictionary

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Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

bhāvita : (pp. of bhāveti) increased; cultivated; developed.

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

Bhāvita, (pp. of bhāveti) developed, made to become by means of thought, cultured, well-balanced A. V, 299 (cittaṃ parittaṃ abhāvitaṃ; opp. cittaṃ appamāṇaṃ subhāvitaṃ); Sn. 516, 558. (Page 503)

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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

bhavitā (भविता).—a S (tā-trī-tṛ m f n) That is to be, future.

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bhāvita (भावित).—n S The product of two or more unknown quantities: also an equation containing such product.

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bhāvita (भावित).—p S Conceived, imagined, thought. 2 That has undergone any of the operations called bhāvanā q. v. Sig. IV.

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

bhāvita (भावित).—n Product of two or more un- known quantities. a Conceived, imagined.

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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

Bhāvita (भावित).—p. p. [bhū-ṇic karmaṇi-kta]

1) Created, produced; obtained, got.

2) Manifested, displayed, exhibited; भावितविषवेगविक्रियः (bhāvitaviṣavegavikriyaḥ) Dk.; (bhaje) भक्तेष्वलं भावितभूतभावनम् (bhakteṣvalaṃ bhāvitabhūtabhāvanam) Bhāg. 5.17.18.

3) Cherished, fostered; तेषां दृष्ट्वा भावितानीङ्गितानि प्रोवाच राजा जनमेजयोऽथ (teṣāṃ dṛṣṭvā bhāvitānīṅgitāni provāca rājā janamejayo'tha) Mb.1.55.17.

4) (a) Conceived, imagined, supposed, presented to the imagination; तं तमेवैति कौन्तेय सदा तद्भावभावितः (taṃ tamevaiti kaunteya sadā tadbhāvabhāvitaḥ) Bg.8.6. (b) Known, recognized, acknowledged.

5) Thought of, meditated upon.

6) Made to become, transformed into.

7) Sanctified by meditation; अनन्यभावे निजधर्मभाविते मनस्यवस्थाप्य भजस्व पूरुषम् (ananyabhāve nijadharmabhāvite manasyavasthāpya bhajasva pūruṣam) Bhāg.4.8.22; see भावितात्मन् (bhāvitātman).

8) Proved, established.

9) Pervaded by, filled or saturated with, inspired by.

1) Soaked, steeped, infused in; किञ्चित् स्निग्धं यथा च स्याच्छुष्कचूर्णमभावितम् (kiñcit snigdhaṃ yathā ca syācchuṣkacūrṇamabhāvitam) Mb.12.195.18.

11) Perfumed, scented.

12) Mixed with.

13) (In math.). Involving the products of unknown quantities.

14) Directed towards, fixed upon; यदीश्वरे भगवति कर्म ब्रह्मणि भावितम् (yadīśvare bhagavati karma brahmaṇi bhāvitam) Bhāg.1.5.32.

15) Possessed, captured (vaśīkṛta); ततोऽन्ये यथाकामं दुदुहुः पृथुभाविताम् (tato'nye yathākāmaṃ duduhuḥ pṛthubhāvitām) Bhāg.4.18.13.

16) Engrossed, filled; रथाङ्गपाणेरनुभावभावितम् (rathāṅgapāṇeranubhāvabhāvitam) Bhāg.12.1. 42.

17) Pleased, gladdened; इष्टान् भोगान् हि वो देवा दास्यन्ते यज्ञभाविताः (iṣṭān bhogān hi vo devā dāsyante yajñabhāvitāḥ) Bg.3.12.

-tam Product obtained by multiplication, a factum.

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Bhāvitā (भाविता).—

1) The state of being or becoming.

2) Futurity.

3) Predestination.

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

Bhavita (भवित).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) Been, become. E. bhava being, itac aff.

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Bhāvita (भावित).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) 1. Occupied with, pervaded by, having as an inherent or pervading property. 2. Animated, inspired. 3. Imagined, conceived. 4. Perfumed, scented. 5. Mixed, (with any thing as an ingredient, as asafœtida or other fragrant substances in curry, &c.) 6. Obtained, got. 7. Promised, agreed, acknowledged. 8. Steeped, infused, digested, &c. 9. (In arithmetic,) Supposed, as the product of unknown quantities. E. bhū to be, passive or causal v., aff. kta .

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

Bhāvita (भावित).—[adjective] brought into being, produced; enlivened, refreshed, comforted, exalted; got, obtained; thought of, known; stated, convicted; full of, occupied with ([instrumental] or —°), turned upon ([locative]); perfumed.

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

1) Bhavita (भवित):—[from bhava] a mfn. = bhūta, become, been, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

2) Bhāvitā (भाविता):—[=bhāvi-tā] [from bhāvi > bhāva] f. the state of being or becoming etc., [Daśakumāra-carita]

3) [v.s. ...] futurity, predestination, [ib.]

4) [v.s. ...] (ifc.) conforming one’s self to, [Kāmandakīya-nītisāra]

5) Bhāvita (भावित):—[from bhāva] mfn. ([from] [Causal]) caused to be, created, produced, obtained, got, [Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature] etc.

6) [v.s. ...] (ifc.) made to become, transformed into, [Bhagavad-gītā; Śaṃkarācārya; Sāhitya-darpaṇa]

7) [v.s. ...] manifested, displayed, exhibited, [Daśakumāra-carita]

8) [v.s. ...] cherished protected, fostered, furthered, promoted, [Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature] etc.

9) [v.s. ...] cultivated, purified (See [compound] below)

10) [v.s. ...] well-disposed, good-humoured, [Kādambarī]

11) [v.s. ...] elated, in high spirits, [Mahābhārata]

12) [v.s. ...] thought about, imagined, fancied, conceived, known, recognised, [Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature] etc.

13) [v.s. ...] proved, established, [Yājñavalkya]

14) [v.s. ...] meant or destined for ([locative case]), [Śārṅgadhara-paddhati]

15) [v.s. ...] convicted, [Yājñavalkya; Mahābhārata]

16) [v.s. ...] soaked in, steeped, infused, [Suśruta; Śārṅgadhara-saṃhitā]

17) [v.s. ...] perfumed with, scented, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

18) [v.s. ...] pervaded or inspired by, occupied or engrossed with, devoted to, intent upon ([instrumental case] or [compound]), [Mahābhārata; Śaṃkarācārya; Purāṇa]

19) [v.s. ...] directed towards, fixed upon, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

20) [v.s. ...] (in [arithmetic]) involving a product of unknown quantities

21) [v.s. ...] n. a result or product obtained by multiplication (often expressed by the first syllable bhā), [Colebrooke] (cf. [Indian Wisdom, by Sir M. Monier-Williams 133]).

22) Bhavita (भवित):—[from bhū] b etc. See p.748etc.

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

1) Bhavita (भवित):—[(taḥ-tā-taṃ) a.] Been; become.

2) Bhāvita (भावित):—[(taḥ-tā-taṃ) a.] Supposed, imagined; animated; possessed of; scented; mixed; infused; obtained; promised.

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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

Bhāvita (भावित) [Also spelled bhavit]:—(a) conceived, comprehended; thought of.

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