Chandagati, Chandāgati, Chanda-agati: 5 definitions



Chandagati means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali. 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 Chhandagati.

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Pali-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Chandagati in Pali glossary
Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

chandāgati : (f.) wrong way of behaviour under an impulse.

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

Chandāgati refers to: in °gamana the wrong way (of behaviour, consisting) in excitement, one of the four agatigamanāni, viz. ch°, dosa°, moha°, bhaya° D.III, 133, 228; Vbh.376 (see above);

Note: chandāgati is a Pali compound consisting of the words chanda and agati.

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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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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Chandagati in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Chandagati (छन्दगति):—[=chanda-gati] [from chanda > chad] f. interpretation of the Veda (nda for ndas), [Rāmāyaṇa vii, 36, 45.]

[Sanskrit to German]

Chandagati 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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