Pakati: 3 definitions
Pakati means something in Buddhism, Pali, Marathi. 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.
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Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
pakati : (f.) original or natural form; nature.Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Pakati, (f.) (cp. Ved. prakṛti) 1. original or natural form, natural state or condition (lit. make-up); as °-: primary, original, real Vin. I. 189; II, 113; J. I, 146 (°vesena in her usual dress); KhA 173 (°kammakara, °jeṭṭhaputta); VvA. 12 (°pabhassara), 109 (°bhaddatā).—Instr. pakatiyā by nature, ordinarily, as usual Ps. II, 208; VvA. 78; PvA. 215, 263.—2. occasion, happening, opportunity, (common) occurrence D. I, 168 (trsl. “common saying”); Pv. II, 89 (=°pavutti PvA. 110).—Der. pakatika & pākatika.
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
pākaṭī (पाकटी).—f C Ears of rice withered after beginning to fill: also the imperfectly filled grains obtained from such ears.
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.
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The Gospel of Buddha (by Paul Carus)
The Great Chronicle of Buddhas (by Ven. Mingun Sayadaw)
Aṭṭhanga Uposatha Sīla (The Eight-Precept Observance) < [Chapter 6 - On Pāramitā]
Part 12 - The Seven Purifications of a Buddha < [Chapter 7 - The Attainment of Buddhahood]
Part 3 - Bodhisatta-kicca (duties of a Bodhisatta) < [Chapter 2 - Rare Appearance of a Buddha]
The Buddha and His Teachings (by Narada Thera)
Conditions (by Nina van Gorkom)
Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
Emptiness 12: Emptiness of essences (prakṛtiśūnyatā) < [Chapter XLVIII - The Eighteen Emptinesses]