Paratrika, Pāratrika: 9 definitions
Paratrika means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India, 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.
India history and geographySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary
Pāratrika.—(CII 1), ‘benefit in the other world’; merit. Note: pāratrika 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
Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
pāratrika (पारत्रिक).—a S (paratra Elsewhere.) Relating to the other world or to another place.
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 dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Pāratrika (पारत्रिक).—a. (-kī f.)
1) Belonging to the next world.
2) Useful in the future life; तद् वै पारत्रिकं तात ब्राह्मणानाम- कुप्यताम् (tad vai pāratrikaṃ tāta brāhmaṇānāma- kupyatām) Mb.12.151.14.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-kaḥ-kī-kaṃ) Relating to the next world. E. paratra, and ṭhak aff.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Pāratrika (पारत्रिक).—i. e. paratra + ika, adj. Relating to the next world.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Pāratrika (पारत्रिक):—[=pāra-trika] [from pāra] a mf(ī)n. (-tra) relating to or advantageous in another world, [Mahābhārata]
2) b trya See under 2. pāra.
[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Pāratrika (पारत्रिक):—Adj. jenseitig , zum Jenseits in Beziehung stehend , für’s J. förderlich.
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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The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Yoga Vasistha [English], Volume 1-4 (by Vihari-Lala Mitra)
Chapter VIII - Allegory of the spreading arbour of ignorance < [Book VI - Nirvana prakarana part 1 (nirvana prakarana)]