Dhatukusala, aka: Dhātukusala, Dhatu-kusala, Dhatukushala, Dhātukuśala, Dhatu-kushala; 3 Definition(s)

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Dhatukusala 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.

The Sanskrit term Dhātukuśala can be transliterated into English as Dhatukusala or Dhatukushala, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Pali-English dictionary

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dhātukusala : skilled in the elements.

Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

Dhātukusala:—skilled in the elements M.III, 62; °kusalatā proficiency in the (18) elements D.III, 212; Dhs.1333;

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

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Dhātukuśala (धातुकुशल).—a. skilful in working in metals, metallurgist.

Dhātukuśala is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms dhātu and kuśala (कुशल).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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. 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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