Japata, Japatā, Japa-ta: 3 definitions
Japata 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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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Japatā (जपता):—[=japa-tā] [from japa > jap] f. the state of one who mutters prayers, [Mahābhārata xiii, 1907] (japatām [genitive case] [plural] of japat [Scholiast or Commentator])
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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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Bhakti-rasamrta-sindhu (by Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī)
Vasudevavijaya of Vasudeva (Study) (by Sajitha. A)
Dharmaśāstra (the Dharmasūtras and Smṛtis) < [Chapter 5 - Impact of other Disciplines in Vāsudevavijaya]
Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)
Chaitanya Bhagavata (by Bhumipati Dāsa)
Verse 2.77 < [Chapter 2 - The Lord’s Manifestation at the House of Śrīvāsa and the Inauguration of Saṅkīrtana]
Satirical works of Kshemendra (study) (by Arpana Devi)