Citrakritya, Citrakṛtya, Citra-kritya: 4 definitions


Citrakritya 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.

The Sanskrit term Citrakṛtya can be transliterated into English as Citrakrtya or Citrakritya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Chitrakritya.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Citrakritya in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Citrakṛtya (चित्रकृत्य).—painting; आहूय स्वसुता- वासे चित्रकृत्ये न्ययुङ्क्त माम् (āhūya svasutā- vāse citrakṛtye nyayuṅkta mām) Kathāsaritsāgara 71.82.

Derivable forms: citrakṛtyam (चित्रकृत्यम्).

Citrakṛtya is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms citra and kṛtya (कृत्य). See also (synonyms): citrakriyā.

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

Citrakṛtya (चित्रकृत्य):—[=citra-kṛtya] [from citra > cit] n. painting, [Kathāsaritsāgara lxxi, 82.]

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Citrakritya 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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