Bhikshakavritta, Bhikṣākavṛtta, Bhikshaka-vritta: 1 definition



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The Sanskrit term Bhikṣākavṛtta can be transliterated into English as Bhiksakavrtta or Bhikshakavritta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[«previous next»] — Bhikshakavritta in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Bhikṣākavṛtta (भिक्षाकवृत्त).—nt. (bhikṣāka is rare in Sanskrit, but bhikkhāa, °khāga frequent in AMg.; not in Pali), mendi- cant's mode of life, of seven aspects (with description): Bodhisattvabhūmi 194.4, 17. Cf. bhaikṣāka.

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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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