Kritakarman, Kṛtakarman, Kṛtakarmā, Kritakarma, Krita-karman: 10 definitions

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Kritakarman means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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.

The Sanskrit terms Kṛtakarman and Kṛtakarmā can be transliterated into English as Krtakarman or Kritakarman or Krtakarma or Kritakarma, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Sports, Arts and Entertainment (wordly enjoyments)

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Source: archive.org: Syainika Sastra of Rudradeva with English Translation (art)

Kṛtakarman (कृतकर्मन्) refers to “those who have done great deeds”, according to the Śyainika-śāstra: a Sanskrit treatise dealing with the divisions and benefits of Hunting and Hawking, written by Rājā Rudradeva (or Candradeva) in possibly the 13th century.—Accordingly, [while discussing the importance of hawks]: “To restore peace to a conquered country, to deliberate on conquering others, to bring the wicked under subjugation by diplomacy, to protect the loyal, to encourage those who have done great deeds (kṛtakarman) [kṛtakarmmaṇām] by fulfilling their aspirations, [...] and such other qualities, which have been highly spoken of in politics [are considered also essential in the art of hawking]”.

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This section covers the skills and profiencies of the Kalas (“performing arts”) and Shastras (“sciences”) involving ancient Indian traditions of sports, games, arts, entertainment, love-making and other means of wordly enjoyments. Traditionally these topics were dealt with in Sanskrit treatises explaing the philosophy and the justification of enjoying the pleasures of the senses.

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Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Kritakarman in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

Kṛtakarmā (कृतकर्मा).—a S Skilful, versed, clever from practice.

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

Kṛtakarmā (कृतकर्मा).—a Skilful. That has accomplished the cherished end.

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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 dictionary

[«previous next»] — Kritakarman in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Kṛtakarman (कृतकर्मन्).—a.

1) one who has done his work; R.9.3.

2) skilful, clever. (-m.)

1) the Supreme spirit.

2) a Saṃnyāsin.

Kṛtakarman is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kṛta and karman (कर्मन्).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Kṛtakarman (कृतकर्मन्).—adj. one who has done his duty, [Rāmāyaṇa] 1, 66, 1.

Kṛtakarman is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kṛta and karman (कर्मन्).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Kṛtakarman (कृतकर्मन्):—[=kṛta-karman] [from kṛta > kṛ] n. an act that has been accomplished, [Subhāṣitāvali]

2) [v.s. ...] mfn. one who has done his work or duty, [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa; Mahābhārata; Rāmāyaṇa; Raghuvaṃśa ix, 3]

3) [v.s. ...] clever, able, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Kṛtakarman (कृतकर्मन्):—[kṛta-karman] (rmmā-rmma) a. Skilful.

[Sanskrit to German]

Kritakarman in German

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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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Kritakarman in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Kṛtakarma (ಕೃತಕರ್ಮ):—

1) [noun] a person who has done his work.

2) [noun] a skilful, accomplished, expert person.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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