Kritatman, Kṛtātman, Krita-atman: 7 definitions


Kritatman means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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 term Kṛtātman can be transliterated into English as Krtatman or Kritatman, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Kṛtātman (कृतात्मन्).—a.

1) having control over oneself, self-possessed, of a selfgoverned spirit; कृतात्मा ब्रह्मलोकमभिसंभवामि (kṛtātmā brahmalokamabhisaṃbhavāmi) Ch. Up.8.13.1; कृतात्मानो वीतरागाः प्रशान्ताः (kṛtātmāno vītarāgāḥ praśāntāḥ) Muṇḍ. Up.3.2.5; Rām.5.61.6; ऐहिष्ट तं कारयितुं कृतात्मा (aihiṣṭa taṃ kārayituṃ kṛtātmā) Bhaṭṭikāvya 1.11.

2) purified in mind; magnanimous; तमरिघ्रं कृतात्मानं क्षिप्रं द्रक्ष्यसि राघवम् (tamarighraṃ kṛtātmānaṃ kṣipraṃ drakṣyasi rāghavam) Rām.5.39.48.

Kṛtātman is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kṛta and ātman (आत्मन्).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Kṛtātman (कृतात्मन्).—mfn. (-tmā-tmā-tma) Subdued, tranquil, of a self-governed spirit. E. kṛta, and ātman self.

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

Kṛtātman (कृतात्मन्).—adj. whose mind is improved, [Pañcatantra] ii. [distich] 15.

Kṛtātman is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kṛta and ātman (आत्मन्).

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

Kṛtātman (कृतात्मन्):—[from kṛta > kṛ] mfn. one whose spirit is disciplined, [Muṇḍaka-upaniṣad; Manu-smṛti; Mahābhārata etc.]

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

Kṛtātman (कृतात्मन्):—[kṛtā+tman] (tmā-tmā-tma) a. Self-subdued.

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Kritatman 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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