Hridayastha, Hṛdayastha, Hridaya-stha: 10 definitions
Hridayastha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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 Hṛdayastha can be transliterated into English as Hrdayastha or Hridayastha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Shaktism (Shakta philosophy)Source: Google Books: Manthanabhairavatantram
Hṛdayastha (हृदयस्थ) (Cf. Hṛtstha) refers to “that which is situated in the locus of the heart”, according to the Śrīmatottara-tantra, an expansion of the Kubjikāmatatantra: the earliest popular and most authoritative Tantra of the Kubjikā cult.—Accordingly, “Then (after that comes the fourth sacred seat which) is in the locus of the heart [i.e., hṛdayastha] and is surrounded by eight energies, namely Mohā, Āvṛtā, Prakāśyā, Kiraṇā, Rāgavatī, Hṛṣṭā, Puṣṭī, and Krodhā. One should know that it is located in the Wheel of the Heart surrounded by (this) group of energies set around it anticlockwise. (Brilliant) like the rising sun, its purpose is the emanation of the (many) diverse and true Yoginīs by means of (the energy) who (is full of the) attachment and passion (kāma) that comes from the joy of the heart (generated) by the countless energies of (the divine) will in order to (emanate) the many and diverse forms of creation. [...]”.
Shakta (शाक्त, śākta) or Shaktism (śāktism) represents a tradition of Hinduism where the Goddess (Devi) is revered and worshipped. Shakta literature includes a range of scriptures, including various Agamas and Tantras, although its roots may be traced back to the Vedas.
Languages of India and abroad
Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
hṛdayastha (हृदयस्थ).—a S Situate or abiding in the breast, bosom, or heart, lit. fig.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
hṛdayastha (हृदयस्थ).—a Situate or abiding in the breast.
Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Hṛdayastha (हृदयस्थ).—a. being or cherished in the heart.
Hṛdayastha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms hṛdaya and stha (स्थ).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Hṛdayastha (हृदयस्थ).—Adj. Cherished or being in the heart.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Hṛdayastha (हृदयस्थ).—[hṛdaya-stha], adj. Cerished in the heart. [Pañcatantra] 46, 19.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Hṛdayastha (हृदयस्थ).—[adjective] resting in the heart (wish).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Hṛdayastha (हृदयस्थ):—[=hṛdaya-stha] [from hṛdaya > hṛd] mfn. being in the heart (as wishes), [Pañcatantra]
2) [v.s. ...] being in the body (as worms), [Suśruta]
[Sanskrit to German]
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.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
Hṛdayastha (ಹೃದಯಸ್ಥ):—[adjective] being in the heart (or mind).
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
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