Jitendriya, aka: Jitēndriya, Jita-indriya; 4 Definition(s)


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Marathi-English dictionary

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jitēndriya (जितेंद्रिय).—a S Of subdued affections and passions.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

jitēndriya (जितेंद्रिय).—a Of subdued affections and passions.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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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.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

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Jitendriya (जितेन्द्रिय).—a. one who has conquered his passions or subdued the senses (rūpa, rasa, gandha, sparśa & śabda); श्रुत्वा स्पृष्ट्वाऽथ दृष्ट्वा च भुक्त्वा घ्रात्वा च यो नरः । न हृष्यति ग्लायति वा स विज्ञेयो चितेन्द्रियः (śrutvā spṛṣṭvā'tha dṛṣṭvā ca bhuktvā ghrātvā ca yo naraḥ | na hṛṣyati glāyati vā sa vijñeyo citendriyaḥ) Ms.2.98.

Jitendriya is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms jita and indriya (इन्द्रिय).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Jitendriya (जितेन्द्रिय).—mfn.

(-yaḥ-yā-yaṃ) Having subdued the senses, calm, unmoved. m.

(-yaḥ) An ascetic, a sage, one who has completely subdued his passions. E. jita subdued, indriya an organ of sense. jitāni vaśīkṛtāni indriyāṇi yena .

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara 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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