Karmanta, Karmānta, Karman-anta: 9 definitions
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India history and geographySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary
Karmānta.—(EI 13), cf. paśukul-āvadāra-karmānta-konakalika- gaṅgā-grāme. The reference seems to the karmānta, etc., at Gaṅgā-grāma. Cf. Karmāntika, Kārmāntika, etc. (EI 31), also called karmānta-sthalikā, a barn. Note: karmānta is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) the end of any business or task.
2) a work, business, execution of business.
3) a barn, a store of grain &c. Manusmṛti 7.62 (karmāntaḥ ikṣudhānyādisaṃgrahasthānam Kull.)
4) cultivated ground.
5) a worker; कच्चिन्न सर्वे कर्मान्ताः (kaccinna sarve karmāntāḥ) Rām.2.1.52.
Derivable forms: karmāntaḥ (कर्मान्तः).
Karmānta is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms karman and anta (अन्त).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Karmānta (कर्मान्त).—i. e. karman-anta, m. 1. Business, [Rāmāyaṇa] 5, 12, 39; [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 8, 419 (public affairs). 2. Cultivated land, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 7, 62.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Karmānta (कर्मान्त).—[masculine] end or completion of a work, management of (—°); occupation.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Karmānta (कर्मान्त):—[from karma > karman] m. end or accomplishment of a work, [Mṛcchakaṭikā; Subhāṣitāvali]
2) [v.s. ...] end or conclusion of a sacred action, [Sāma-vidhāna-brāhmaṇa; Karmapradīpa]
3) [v.s. ...] work, business, action, management, administration (of an office), [Mahābhārata; Manu-smṛti; Yājñavalkya] etc.
4) [v.s. ...] tilled or cultivated ground, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Karmānta (कर्मान्त):—[karmā+nta] (ntaḥ) 1. m. End of works; object of works; tilled land.Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)
Karmānta (कर्मान्त) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Kammaṃta.
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Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)
Yoga-sutras (Ancient and Modern Interpretations) (by Makarand Gopal Newalkar)
Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
Kautilya Arthashastra (by R. Shamasastry)
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Chapter 6 - The Business of Collection of Revenue by the Collector-General < [Book 2 - The duties of Government Superintendents]
Baudhayana Dharmasutra (by Georg Bühler)