Kshubhita, Kṣubhita: 8 definitions


Kshubhita 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 Kṣubhita can be transliterated into English as Ksubhita or Kshubhita, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Shaktism (Shakta philosophy)

[«previous next»] — Kshubhita in Shaktism glossary
Source: Google Books: Manthanabhairavatantram

Kṣubhita (क्षुभित) refers to “aroused” (‘whose body is aroused’), according to the according to the Ciñcinīmatasārasamuccaya.—Accordingly, “[...] (The Command is the goddess) Nityaklinnā (Perpetually Wet). Free and desirous of herself, she bestows perpetual bliss, which is delighted by phenomenal existence. In the middle of that (Drop) is the Divine Liṅga, which is eternal bliss that generates supreme bliss, (its) form the Drop and nature the Void. Churned by both, it is divided by the six parts. I salute the venerable (Goddess) called Kubjikā whose beautiful body is aroused (kṣubhita-varatanu) and makes love there. [...]”.

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Shakta (शाक्त, śākta) or Shaktism (śāktism) represents a tradition of Hinduism where the Goddess (Devi) is revered and worshipped. Shakta literature includes a range of scriptures, including various Agamas and Tantras, although its roots may be traced back to the Vedas.

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Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

[«previous next»] — Kshubhita in Purana glossary
Source: archive.org: Shiva Purana - English Translation

Kṣubhita (क्षुभित) refers to “disturbance (of the mind)”, according to the Śivapurāṇa 2.3.49 (“The delusion of Brahmā”).—Accordingly, as Brahmā narrated to Nārada: “The husband of Pārvatī exhibited a wonderful feat. O celestial sage, listen to that. I shall mention it out of love for you. On that occasion, deluded by Śiva’s power of illusion I stared at the feet of the goddess as well as the crescent-shaped nails. On seeing them, O celestial sage, I became overwhelmed by passion. My mind was greatly disturbed (kṣubhita-mānasa). Deluded by the cupid I stared at her limbs frequently. Then, immediately after staring at them, my semen dropped on the ground. [...]”.

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The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.

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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

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

Kṣubhita (क्षुभित).—a.

1) Shaken, agitated &c.; महाप्रलयमारुतक्षुभितपुष्करावर्तक (mahāpralayamārutakṣubhitapuṣkarāvartaka) &c.; Ve.3.2.

2) Afraid.

3) Enraged.

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

Kṣubhita (क्षुभित).—mfn. (-taḥ-tā-ta) 1. Frightened, alarmed, afraid. 2. Agitated, tossed, set in motion. 3. Agitated mentally, disturbed, anxious. 4. Angry, enraged. E. kṣubh to shake, to be agitated, to stir, &c. affix ka.

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

1) Kṣubhita (क्षुभित):—[from kṣubh] mfn. agitated, shaken, tossed, set in motion, [Mahābhārata; Rāmāyaṇa; Suśruta; Vikramorvaśī; Kathāsaritsāgara]

2) [v.s. ...] agitated (mentally), disturbed, frightened, alarmed, afraid (mostly in [compound]), [Rāmāyaṇa; Pañcatantra; Kathāsaritsāgara]

3) [v.s. ...] angry, enraged, [Horace H. Wilson]

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

Kṣubhita (क्षुभित):—[(tāḥ-tā-taṃ) p.] Frightened, agitated; enraged.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Kṣubhita (क्षुभित) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Khubhiya, Khuhia.

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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»] — Kshubhita in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Kṣubhita (ಕ್ಷುಭಿತ):—

1) [noun] = ಕ್ಷುಬ್ಧ [kshubdha].

2) [noun] feeling fear; frightened; apprehensive; afraid of.

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Kṣubhita (ಕ್ಷುಭಿತ):—

1) [noun] a violent motion or stirring.

2) [noun] emotional disturbance or excitement.

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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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