Purvasthiti, aka: Pūrvasthiti, Purva-sthiti; 2 Definition(s)

Introduction

Purvasthiti means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, 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.

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Purvasthiti in Marathi glossary... « previous · [P] · next »

pūrvasthiti (पूर्वस्थिति).—f (S) The first or former state.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
context information

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.

Discover the meaning of purvasthiti in the context of Marathi from relevant books on Exotic India

Sanskrit-English dictionary

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

Pūrvasthiti (पूर्वस्थिति).—f. former or first state.

Derivable forms: pūrvasthitiḥ (पूर्वस्थितिः).

Pūrvasthiti is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms pūrva and sthiti (स्थिति).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
context information

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.

Discover the meaning of purvasthiti in the context of Sanskrit from relevant books on Exotic India

Relevant definitions

Search found 320 related definition(s) that might help you understand this better. Below you will find the 15 most relevant articles:

Sthiti
Sthiti (स्थिति) is a synonym for Deśa (“region”), according to the second chapter (dharaṇyādi-v...
Purvashadha
Pūrvāṣāḍhā (पूर्वाषाढा).—Name of the 2th lunar mansion consisting of two stars. Pūrvāṣāḍhā is a...
Purva
Pūrva.—(IE 7-1-2), sometimes used to indicate ‘fourteen’. Note: pūrva is defined in the “Indian...
Purvaphalguni
Pūrvaphalgunī (पूर्वफल्गुनी).—the eleventh lunar mansion containing two stars. °भवः (bhavaḥ) an...
Purvarupa
Pūrvarūpa (पूर्वरूप) is another name for Pūrvarūpatā: one of the 93 alaṃkāras (“figures of spee...
Purvabhadrapada
Pūrvabhadrapadā (पूर्वभद्रपदा) refers to one of the twenty-seven constellations (nakṣatra) acco...
Purvapaksha
Pūrvapakṣa (पूर्वपक्ष).—lit. the view placed first for consideration which generally is the vie...
Purvottara
Pūrvottara (पूर्वोत्तर).—a. north-eastern. -rā the north-east. -re dual) the preceding and foll...
Purvaranga
Pūrvaraṅga (पूर्वरङ्ग).—the commencement or prelude of a drama, the prologue; यन्नाठ्यवस्तुनः प...
Sthitisthapaka
Sthitisthāpaka (स्थितिस्थापक, “elasticity”) or Sthitisthāpakatā refers to one of three types of...
Purvavakya
Pūrvavākya (पूर्ववाक्य).—(in dram.) an allusion to former utterance. Derivable forms: pūrvavāky...
Purvanga
Pūrvāṅga (पूर्वाङ्ग).—the first day in the civil month. Derivable forms: pūrvāṅgaḥ (पूर्वाङ्गः)...
Purvapara
Pūrvāpara (पूर्वापर).—a. 1) eastern and western; कतमोऽयं पूर्वापर- समुद्रावगाढः सानुमानालोक्यते...
Purvardha
Pūrvārdha (पूर्वार्ध).—1) the first half; दिनस्य पूर्वार्धपरार्धभिन्ना छायेव मैत्री खलसज्जनानाम...
Purvaratra
Pūrvarātra (पूर्वरात्र).—the first part of the night (from dusk to midnight). Derivable forms: ...

Relevant text

Like what you read? Consider supporting this website: