Duhkhata, Duḥkhata, Duḥkhatā: 8 definitions


Duhkhata means something in Buddhism, Pali, 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.

In Buddhism

General definition (in Buddhism)

Source: Wisdom Library: Dharma-samgraha

Duḥkhata (दुःखत) refers to “relating to suffering” and represents one of the four “aspects in the truth of suffering” (duḥkhasatya) as defined in the Dharma-saṃgraha (section 97). The Dharma-samgraha (Dharmasangraha) is an extensive glossary of Buddhist technical terms in Sanskrit (e.g., duḥkhata). The work is attributed to Nagarjuna who lived around the 2nd century A.D.

Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Duḥkhatā (दुःखता).—uneasiness, pain, discomfort; Ch. Up.7.26.2.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Duḥkhatā (दुःखता).—(Sanskrit), (state of) misery; three, listed Mahāvyutpatti 2228-31, and cited Saddharmapuṇḍarīka 108.17 f. (prose) tisṛbhir duḥkha- tābhiḥ saṃpīḍitā(ḥ)…yad uta duḥkha-duḥkhatayā saṃskāra-du° vipariṇāma-du°; on this group see AbhidhK LaV-P. vi.125 ff., state of misery qua misery (what is grievous by its very nature, from the start, always painful), state of misery due to conditioning (saṃskāra; according to Vism. 499.20 f. this means particularly experience in itself not painful or pleasurable, but, because impermanent and so undependable, still a cause of misery), and state of misery due to alteration (of what was pleasurable to begin with, but cannot last); in Mahāvyutpatti 2232—40 eight duḥ- khatā, each consisting of one of the list of evils enumerated in the first of the four noble truths.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Duḥkhatā (दुःखता).—[duḥkha + tā], f. Discomfort, [Rāmāyaṇa] 2, 27, 23.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Duḥkhatā (दुःखता).—[feminine] discomfort, pain, sorrow.

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

Duḥkhatā (दुःखता):—[=duḥkha-tā] [from duḥkha] f. uneasiness, pain, discomfort, [Chāndogya-upaniṣad vii, 26; Rāmāyaṇa]

[Sanskrit to German]

Duhkhata in German

context information

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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