Chitva, Chitvā: 1 definition
Chitva 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.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Chitvā (छित्वा).—ind. Having cut or divided. E. chid to cut, ktvā 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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Lord Hayagriva in Sanskrit Literature (by Anindita Adhikari)
Malatimadhava (study) (by Jintu Moni Dutta)
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The Mahavastu (great story) (by J. J. Jones)