Pratyupasthana, Pratyupasthāna: 7 definitions


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Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Pratyupasthana in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

pratyupasthāna (प्रत्युपस्थान).—n S Renewing; resetting up (as of a confuted position or a disallowed claim).

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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.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Pratyupasthana in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Pratyupasthāna (प्रत्युपस्थान).—Viscinity, neighbourhood.

Derivable forms: pratyupasthānam (प्रत्युपस्थानम्).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Pratyupasthāna (प्रत्युपस्थान).—nt. (Pali paccupaṭṭhāna; cited by [Boehtlingk] once in Sanskrit from Śaṃkara, defined nahes Bevorstehen), (1) presence (of), adhering (to), engaging (in), usually [compound] with preceding noun; Tibetan on Mahāvyutpatti 185, 7233, ñe bar gnas pa, remaining near or adherence to, see s.v. viṭhapana (-praty°): -sarvakleśadāha-°na-tvāt Lalitavistara 424.15; avidyā dvidhakārya-°nā Daśabhūmikasūtra 49.18, has a tendency to (produce) results of two kinds; (sattvānāṃ…) cittayathāgati-°na- tāṃ Daśabhūmikasūtra 74.5, the fact that the minds (of creatures) follow their respective courses; nānopasthāna-°nānāṃ ([bahuvrīhi]) Gaṇḍavyūha 85.4; (pratyutpannasarvabuddhadharmasamudāgama-) °nena Gaṇḍavyūha 467.4; (pratyayasya) a-praty° Bodhisattvabhūmi 34.6, praty° 7; (2) (compare pratyupasthita; Pali paccupaṭṭhāna, at least as [Page378-b+ 71] v.l. gilāna-pacc° for text gilānupaṭṭhāna Dīghanikāya (Pali) iii.191.3), waiting on, tending: mātāpitror a-pratyupasthānam Kar- mav 40.11; mātāpitroḥ °naṃ 40.17.

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

Pratyupasthāna (प्रत्युपस्थान).—n.

(-naṃ) Vicinity, neighbourhood.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Pratyupasthāna (प्रत्युपस्थान):—[=praty-upasthāna] [from pratyupa-sthā] n. proximity, imminence, [Śaṃkarācārya]

[Sanskrit to German]

Pratyupasthana in German

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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 (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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