Paritassati: 2 definitions


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Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

paritassati : (pari + tas + ya) is excited or worried; shows a longing after.

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

Paritassati, (°tasati) (pari+tasati1, in form clearly=Sk. paritṛṣyati, but frequent confused with tasati2, cp. tasa. Sn. 924 is the only example of paritasati representing tasati2) to be excited, to be tormented, to show a longing after, to be worried D. II, 68; M. I, 36, 67, 151; S. II, 82, 194; III, 43, 55; IV, 23, 65, 168; A. II, 27; III, 133 sq.; Sn. 621 (=taṇhāya na bhāyati SnA 467, thus combining tasati1 & tasati2), 924 (Pot. parittase, interpreted by Nd1 373 as taseyya, uttaseyya, bhāyeyya, thus taken as tasati2); Miln. 253, 400; Dh. 397 (=taṇhāya na bhāyati DhA. IV, 159); Sdhp. 476.—ppr. aparitassaṃ D. II, 68; M. I, 67; S. II, 82; III, 55; It. 94. ‹-› pp. paritasita (q. v.). (Page 426)

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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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