Paricchinnatva: 2 definitions


Paricchinnatva 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 Parichchhinnatva.

In Hinduism

General definition (in Hinduism)

[«previous next»] — Paricchinnatva in Hinduism glossary
Source: Wisdom Library: Hinduism

paricchinnatva: Sanskrit for 'limitedness'. A term used in Advaita Vedānta.

Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Paricchinnatva in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Paricchinnatva (परिच्छिन्नत्व):—[=pari-cchinna-tva] [from pari-cchinna > pari-cchid] n.

context information

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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