Racita, Racitā: 16 definitions
Racita means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, the history of ancient India, Marathi, Hindi. 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 Rachita.
Chandas (prosody, study of Sanskrit metres)Source: Journal of the University of Bombay Volume V: Apabhramsa metres (2)
1) Racitā (रचिता) is the name of a catuṣpadi metre (as popularly employed by the Apabhraṃśa bards), as discussed in books such as the Chandonuśāsana, Kavidarpaṇa, Vṛttajātisamuccaya and Svayambhūchandas.—Racitā has 28 mātrās in each of its four lines, divided into the groups of 4, 5, 5, 4, 4, [ISI or IIII] and [S] mātrās.
2) Racitā (रचिता) is another catuṣpadi metre, having 28 mātrās in each of its four lines, divided into the groups of 6, [IIII], 4, 4, 4, 4 and [S] mātrās, with the yati after the 7th mātrā.
Chandas (छन्दस्) refers to Sanskrit prosody and represents one of the six Vedangas (auxiliary disciplines belonging to the study of the Vedas). The science of prosody (chandas-shastra) focusses on the study of the poetic meters such as the commonly known twenty-six metres mentioned by Pingalas.
India history and geographySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary
Racita.—(CII 3; etc.), composed; a technical term used in connection with the composition of a record, as opposed to the writing on the plate or slab for facilitating the work of engrav- ing and also to engraving. Cf. cintita in Ep. Ind., Vol. XXXV, p. 59. Note: racita is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.
The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.
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Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
racita : (pp. of racayati) arranged; composed; prepared.Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Racita, (pp. of racati) 1. arranged J. V, 157 (su° in C. for samocita; v. l. sucarita).—2. strung (of flowers) Mhvs 34, 54.—Cp. vi°. (Page 561)
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.
Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
racita (रचित).—a (S) Arranged, disposed, piled or laid orderly. 2 fig. Contrived, concerted, planned. 3 Composed, strung together -- books, verses, flowers &c.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
racita (रचित).—a Arranged. Fig. Contrived. Composed.
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.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Racita (रचित).—p. p.
3) Made, formed.
4) Strung together.
5) Composed, written.
7) Furnished with.
8) Directed towards (as the mind).
9) Invented.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) 1. Made, manufactured. 2. Written, composed. 3. Strung. E. rac to make, aff. kta .Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Racita (रचित).—[adjective] produced, arranged, prepared, made of ([instrumental] or —°), composed or written, placed or fixed on, turned towards ([locative]), provided or occupied with ([instrumental] or —°).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Racita (रचित):—[from rac] mfn. produced, fashioned, constructed, performed, arranged, prepared, made of ([instrumental case] or [compound]), [Kāvya literature; Varāha-mihira; Bhāgavata-purāṇa]
2) [v.s. ...] made or chosen for ([nominative case]), [Bhaṭṭi-kāvya]
3) [v.s. ...] placed, inserted, inlaid, fixed on or in ([locative case]), [Kāvya literature; Kathāsaritsāgara; Bhāgavata-purāṇa]
4) [v.s. ...] set out, displayed in ([locative case] or [compound]), [Kālidāsa]
5) [v.s. ...] directed towards ([locative case]), [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]
6) [v.s. ...] furnished, provided, set or studded with ([instrumental case] or [compound]), [Harivaṃśa; Kālidāsa; Suśruta]
7) [v.s. ...] (ifc.) occupied with, engaged in [Bālarāmāyaṇa]
8) [v.s. ...] (with mṛṣā) invented, [Kathāsaritsāgara]
9) [v.s. ...] m. Name of a man [gana] bidādi.
10) Rācita (राचित):—m. [patronymic] [from] racita [gana] bidādi.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Racita (रचित):—[(taḥ-tā-taṃ) a.] Made, composed.Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)
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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.
Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
Racita (रचित) [Also spelled rachit]:—(a) constructed; created; composed; stained (with).
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
1) [adjective] made; constructed; formed.
2) [adjective] prepared; made ready.
3) [adjective] written; authored; composed.
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Racita (ರಚಿತ):—[noun] that which constructed, made, prepared, written or composed.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
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Ends with: Abhiracita, Anuracita, Aracita, Ciracita, Haracita, Muniviracita, Paracita, Pracita, Samaracita, Sampracita, Satpracita, Shakaracita, Suracita, Suviracita, Svahastaracita, Tondapracita, Uparacita, Vipracita, Viracita.
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Sri Bhakti-rasamrta-sindhu (by Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī)
Verse 4.3.8 < [Part 3 - Chivalry (vīrya-rasa)]
Verse 3.1.16 < [Part 1 - Neutral Love of God (śānta-rasa)]
Verse 3.4.26 < [Part 4 - Parenthood (vātsalya-rasa)]
Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
Act 1.7: Explanation of the parable ‘as numerous as the sands of the Ganges’ < [Chapter XIV - Emission of rays]
Yogadrstisamuccaya of Haribhadra Suri (Study) (by Riddhi J. Shah)
Chapter 2.3 - Date of Haribhadrasūri < [Chapter 2 - Life, Date and Works of Ācārya Haribhadrasūri]
Cidgaganacandrika (study) (by S. Mahalakshmi)
Elephantology and its Ancient Sanskrit Sources (by Geetha N.)
A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 3 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)