Pacyate: 1 definition
Pacyate 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.
Alternative spellings of this word include Pachyate.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary
Pacyate (पच्यते).—(pass. of Sanskrit pac-, in Sanskrit, as usually in Pali and [Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit], used lit., is roasted in torments of hell), is tormented in general (so also Pali paccati): manasi… pacyamānasya Divyāvadāna 422.19.
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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Starts with: Pacyateva.
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Rig Veda (translation and commentary) (by H. H. Wilson)
Katha Upanishad with Shankara’s Commentary (by S. Sitarama Sastri)
Bhagavati-sutra (Viyaha-pannatti) (by K. C. Lalwani)
Part 3 - Activities without renunciation < [Chapter 8]
Part 6 - On prohibited acts < [Chapter 6]
Brihadaranyaka Upanishad (by Swāmī Mādhavānanda)
Brihad Bhagavatamrita (commentary) (by Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Nārāyana Gosvāmī Mahārāja)