Nivesha, Niveśa, Nivesa: 11 definitions
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The Sanskrit term Niveśa can be transliterated into English as Nivesa or Nivesha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Natyashastra (theatrics and dramaturgy)Source: Wisdom Library: Nāṭya-śāstra
Niveśa (निवेश).—One of the 108 karaṇas (minor dance movement) mentioned in the Nāṭyaśāstra chapter 4. The instructions for this niveśa-karaṇa is as follows, “the two hands will be on the chest which should be Nirbhugna and the dancer should assume Maṇḍala Sthāna (posture).”.
Natyashastra (नाट्यशास्त्र, nāṭyaśāstra) refers to both the ancient Indian tradition (śāstra) of performing arts, (nāṭya, e.g., theatrics, drama, dance, music), as well as the name of a Sanskrit work dealing with these subjects. It also teaches the rules for composing dramatic plays (nataka) and poetic works (kavya).
India history and geogprahySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary
Niveśa.—(EI 28), a house-site. Note: niveśa is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.
The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.
Languages of India and abroad
Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
nivesa : (m.) settlement; abode; house.Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Nivesa, (Vedic niveśa, fr. ni+viś) 1. entering, stopping, settling down; house, abode Vv 82 (=nivesanāni kacchantarāni VvA. 50). -2. =nivesana 2, in diṭṭhi° Sn. 785 (=idaṃ-sacchâbhinivesa-saṅkhātāni diṭṭhi-nivesanāni SnA 522). (Page 373)
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.
Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
nivēśa (निवेश).—m (S) Entrance, entering. 2 Inserting, introducing, placing in: also the state of being inserted, established, fixed in, on, at. 3 fig. Insight or progress in; proficiency.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
nivēśa (निवेश).—m Entrance, entering. Inserting, introducing. The state of being insert- ed or established. Insight or progress in.
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.
Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Niveśa (निवेश).—1 Entering, entrance.
2) Encamping, halting.
3) (a) A halting place, camp, encampment; सेनानिवेशं तुमुलं चकार (senāniveśaṃ tumulaṃ cakāra) R.5.49;7.2; Śi.17.4; Ki.7.27.
4) A house, an abode, a dwelling; निवेशपरिवेशनम् (niveśapariveśanam) Mb.14. 45.1; भृशं ददर्श (bhṛśaṃ dadarśa)...... स निवेशवीरुधः (sa niveśavīrudhaḥ) Ki.4.19.
5) Expanse, contour (of the breast); नवातपालोहितमाहितं मुहुर्महानिवेशौ परितः पयोधरौ (navātapālohitamāhitaṃ muhurmahāniveśau paritaḥ payodharau) Ki.4.8.
6) Depositing, delivering,
7) Marrying, marriage, settling in life; ततो निवेशाय तदा स विप्रः संशितव्रतः । महीं चचार दारार्थी न च दारानविन्दत (tato niveśāya tadā sa vipraḥ saṃśitavrataḥ | mahīṃ cacāra dārārthī na ca dārānavindata) || Mb.1.14.1.
8) Impression, copy.
9) Military array.
1) Ornament, decoration.
11) Founding (a town), निवेशं चक्रिरे सर्वे पुराणां नृवरास्तदा (niveśaṃ cakrire sarve purāṇāṃ nṛvarāstadā) Rām.1.32.5.
12) Settling in a place; वास्तुकर्मनिवेशं च भरतागमनं तथा (vāstukarmaniveśaṃ ca bharatāgamanaṃ tathā) Rām.1.3.16.
Derivable forms: niveśaḥ (निवेशः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-śaḥ) 1. Entrance, entering. 2. Delivering, entrusting, depositing. 3. A camp. a place, the residence of a king or general. 4. Any dwelling. 5. Military array. 6. Ornament, dress, decoration. 7. Marriage. 8. Encamping. E. ni before, viś to enter, aff. bhāve ghañ,
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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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