Guruvartin, Guru-vartin: 5 definitions


Guruvartin 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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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Guruvartin (गुरुवर्तिन्).—m. a student (brahmacārin) who resides at his preceptor's house.

Guruvartin is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms guru and vartin (वर्तिन्). See also (synonyms): guruvāsin.

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

Guruvartin (गुरुवर्तिन्).—adj. one who behaves respectfully towards his parents and spiritual teacher, ib. 4, 35, 12.

Guruvartin is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms guru and vartin (वर्तिन्).

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

Guruvartin (गुरुवर्तिन्):—[=guru-vartin] [from guru] mfn. idem, [Mahābhārata x, 696; xiii, 3563; Rāmāyaṇa iv]

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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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