Karita, Kāritā, Kārita, Kārita: 15 definitions
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Dharmashastra (religious law)Source: Google Books: Manusmṛti with the Manubhāṣya
Kāritā (कारिता).—One of the six kinds of interest, according to Bṛhaspati;—Kāritā is interest promised by the debtor. (See the Manubhāṣya verse 8.153)
Dharmashastra (धर्मशास्त्र, dharmaśāstra) contains the instructions (shastra) regarding religious conduct of livelihood (dharma), ceremonies, jurisprudence (study of law) and more. It is categorized as smriti, an important and authoritative selection of books dealing with the Hindu lifestyle.
Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar
1) Kārita (कारित).—Ancient term for the causal Vikaraṇa, (णिच् (ṇic) in Pāṇini's grammar and इन् (in) in Kātantra);
2) Kārita.—Causal or causative as applied to roots ending in णिच् (ṇic) or words derived from such roots called also 'ṇyanta' by the followers of Pāṇini's grammar; cf. इन् कारितं धात्वर्थे (in kāritaṃ dhātvarthe) Kāt. III.2.9, explained as धात्वर्थक्रियानाम्न इन् परो भवति धात्वर्थे स च कारितसंज्ञक (dhātvarthakriyānāmna in paro bhavati dhātvarthe sa ca kāritasaṃjñaka);।
Vyakarana (व्याकरण, vyākaraṇa) refers to Sanskrit grammar and represents one of the six additional sciences (vedanga) to be studied along with the Vedas. Vyakarana concerns itself with the rules of Sanskrit grammar and linguistic analysis in order to establish the correct context of words and sentences.
General definition (in Jainism)Source: Wisdom Library: Jainism
Kārita (कारित) refers to “extending it done by others” and it is one of the factors making up the 108 kinds of adhikaraṇa (‘substratum’) of the living beings (jīva). This substratum (instruments of inflow) represents the foundation or the basis of an entity.
Kārita is a Sanskrit technical term defined in the Tattvārthasūtra (ancient authorative Jain scripture) from the 2nd century, which contains aphorisms dealing with philosophy and the nature of reality.Source: Encyclopedia of Jainism: Tattvartha Sutra 6: Influx of karmas
Kārita (कारित).—What is meant by extending it done (kārita)? To get the activity done / performed by others is called extending it done.
Jainism is an Indian religion of Dharma whose doctrine revolves around harmlessness (ahimsa) towards every living being. The two major branches (Digambara and Svetambara) of Jainism stimulate self-control (or, shramana, ‘self-reliance’) and spiritual development through a path of peace for the soul to progess to the ultimate goal.
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Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
kārita : (pp. of kāreti) caused to do, build or construct.Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Kāritā, = kārikā (performance); see pāripūri°. (Page 210)
Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Kārita (कारित).—a. Caused to be done or effected.
-tā Interest, the amount of which is fixed by the debtor (being forced to do so by the creditor).
-tam The causal form of a verb. कारितार्थ (kāritārtha) causal sense शेत्यर्थः कारि- तार्थो वा निर्देशोऽयं समीक्षितः (śetyarthaḥ kāri- tārtho vā nirdeśo'yaṃ samīkṣitaḥ) Mahābhārata on P.V.3.55.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) Caused to be made or done, brought about, effected. f.
(-tā) Stipulated interest; also kārikā, and kāritāvṛddhi. E. kṛ to do, in the causal form, and kta aff.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Kārita (कारित).—[adjective] caused, effected by (—°); [feminine] ā (±vṛddhi) stipulated (not legal) interest.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Kārita (कारित):—[from kāra] mfn. ifc. caused to be made or done, brought about, effected, [Manu-smṛti; Mahābhārata] etc.
2) Kāritā (कारिता):—[from kārita > kāra] f. ([scilicet] vṛddhi) forced to be paid, interest exceeding the legal rate of interest, [Gautama-dharma-śāstra] [commentator or commentary] on [Manu-smṛti viii, 153]
3) Kārita (कारित):—[from kāra] n. the [Causal] form of a verb, [Nirukta, by Yāska i, 13.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Kārita (कारित):—[(taḥ-tā-taṃ) a.] Caused to be made or done; stipulated.Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)
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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.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
1) [noun] a folded paper container, usu. with a sealable flap, for a letter to send through post, etc.
2) [noun] an order, command, instruction or direction, etc. communicated in writing.
3) [noun] correspondence; a) communication by exchange of letters; b) letters received or written.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Ends with (+36): Adhikarita, Adrishtakarita, Agnikarita, Akarita, Anakarita, Ananyakarita, Andhakarita, Anyakarita, Apratikarita, Balatkarita, Bandhanakarita, Bunkarita, Camatkarita, Carkarita, Chitkarita, Cirakarita, Dushkarakarita, Dutkarakarita, Ganakarita, Garbhasamkarita.
Full-text (+82): Kariya, Nirajikarita, Kalakarita, Tamkarita, Karaviya, Samshrayakarita, Karitavat, Aparikshita, Akarita, Sheshakarita, Balatkarita, Karitanta, Agnikarita, Jhamkara, Jhakkarita, Andhakarita, Anyakarita, Jhamkarita, Nirajikar, Bhayabhaya.
Search found 12 books and stories containing Karita, Kāritā, Kārita, Kārita, Karīta; (plurals include: Karitas, Kāritās, Kāritas, Karītas). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Tattvartha Sutra (with commentary) (by Vijay K. Jain)
Verse 6.8 - The living-substratum (jīva-adhikaraṇa) < [Chapter 6 - Influx of Karmas]
Chaitanya Bhagavata (by Bhumipati Dāsa)
Verse 2.21 < [Chapter 2 - The Lord’s Manifestation at the House of Śrīvāsa and the Inauguration of Saṅkīrtana]
Verse 2.8.210-211 < [Chapter 8 - The Manifestation of Opulences]
Bhakti-rasamrta-sindhu (by Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī)
Verse 1.2.82 < [Part 2 - Devotional Service in Practice (sādhana-bhakti)]
Verse 2.4.76 < [Part 4 - Transient Ecstatic Disturbances (vyābhicāri-bhāva)]
Bhajana-Rahasya (by Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakura Mahasaya)
Kavyamimamsa of Rajasekhara (Study) (by Debabrata Barai)