Lakshmita, Lakṣmitā: 1 definition


Lakshmita 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 Lakṣmitā can be transliterated into English as Laksmita or Lakshmita, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[«previous next»] — Lakshmita in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Lakṣmitā (लक्ष्मिता).—(Sanskrit lakṣmī plus -tā, i m.c.), state of fortune, majesty: yatha lakṣaṇā yatha ca darśita lakṣmitā ca Lalitavistara 116.5 (verse; so all mss. but one; both edd. lakṣitā, inter- preted in Calcutta (see LV.) as = lakṣyatā), as the (32) marks (of a mahāpuruṣa) and a state of majesty are displayed (in the Bodhisattva)…

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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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