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Carat 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.
Alternative spellings of this word include Charat.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Carat (चरत्).—mfn. (-ran-rantī rat) Going, going. to. E. car to go, śatṛ aff.
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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Rig Veda (translation and commentary) (by H. H. Wilson)
Rig Veda 6.59.6 < [Sukta 59]
Rig Veda 3.44.3 < [Sukta 44]
Rig Veda 3.54.8 < [Sukta 54]
Hitopadesha (English translation) (by Sir Edwin Arnold)
Puranic encyclopaedia (by Vettam Mani)
Vedic influence on the Sun-worship in the Puranas (by Goswami Mitali)
Part 29 - Rohita (the generator of the universe) < [Chapter 2 - Salient Traits of the Solar Divinities in the Veda]
Kautilya Arthashastra (by R. Shamasastry)
Chapter 13 - Superintendent of Gold in the Goldsmiths’ Office < [Book 2 - The duties of Government Superintendents]
Charaka Samhita (English translation) (by Shree Gulabkunverba Ayurvedic Society)
Chapter 9 - Prognosis from the Dark-red coloration < [Indriyasthana (Indriya Sthana) — Section on Sensorial Prognosis]
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