Panitala, Pāṇitala, Pani-tala, Pāṇitāla: 6 definitions

Introduction

Panitala means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali. 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 dictionary

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Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

pāṇitala : (nt.) the palm of the hand.

Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary

Pāṇitala refers to: the palm of the hand D. II, 17.

Note: pāṇitala is a Pali compound consisting of the words pāṇi and tala.

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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.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Pāṇitala (पाणितल).—the palm of the hand.

Derivable forms: pāṇitalam (पाणितलम्).

Pāṇitala is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms pāṇi and tala (तल).

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Pāṇitāla (पाणिताल).—(in music) a particular measure.

Derivable forms: pāṇitālaḥ (पाणितालः).

Pāṇitāla is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms pāṇi and tāla (ताल).

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

Pāṇitala (पाणितल).—n.

(-laṃ) 1. The palm of the hand. 2. A measure of two Tolas. E. pāṇi, and tala below.

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Pāṇītala (पाणीतल).—n.

(-laṃ) A measure of two Tolas.

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

Pāṇitala (पाणितल).—[neuter] the palm of the hand.

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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. 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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