Kayagata, Kāyagata, Kaya-gata: 4 definitions
Kayagata means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali. 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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Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
kāyagata : (adj.) relating to the body.Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Kāyagata:—“relating to the body, ” always combined with sati in the same sense as °anupassin (see above) S. I, 188; M. III, 92; A. I, 44; Sn. 340 (cp. SnA 343); Th. 1, 468, 1225; J. I, 394; Dh. 293= Nett 39; Dh. 299; Miln. 248, 336, 393; Vism. 111, 197, 240 sq.
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Kāyagata refers to: “relating to the body, ” always combined with sati in the same sense as °anupassin (see above) S. I, 188; M. III, 92; A. I, 44; Sn. 340 (cp. SnA 343); Th. 1, 468, 1225; J. I, 394; Dh. 293= Nett 39; Dh. 299; Miln. 248, 336, 393; Vism. 111, 197, 240 sq.
Note: kāyagata is a Pali compound consisting of the words kāya and gata.
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: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Kāyagata (कायगत).—[adjective] dwelling in the body.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Kāyagata (कायगत):—[=kāya-gata] [from kāya] mfn. dwelling in the body, Mn, xi, 98
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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