Parihata, aka: Parihaṭa; 4 Definition(s)


Parihata 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

Parihata in Pali glossary... « previous · [P] · next »

parihaṭa : (pp. of pariharati) kept up; protected; carried about; avoided.

Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

Parihaṭa, (°hata) (pp. of pariharati) surrounded by (-°) encircled; only in phrase sukha-parihaṭa (+sukhe ṭhita) steeped in good fortune Vin. III, 13 (corr. sukhedhita accordingly!); J. II, 190 (pariharaka v. l. BB); VI, 219 (=sukhe ṭhita). (Page 438)

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

Parihata in Sanskrit glossary... « previous · [P] · next »

Parihata (परिहत).—a. Loosened.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Parihata (परिहत).—f.

(-tā) Loosened.

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