Rajjati: 2 definitions


Rajjati means something in 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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Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

rajjati : (raj + ya) finds pleasure in; to be attached to.

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

Rajjati, (cp. Sk. rajyati, raj or rañj, Med. of rajati) to be excited, attached to (Loc.), to find pleasure in S. IV, 74 (na so rajjati rūpesu; =viratta-citta); Sn. 160, 813 (contrasted with virajjati); Ps. I, 58, 77 sq. , 130, 178; Nd1 138; Miln. 386 (rajjasi rajanīyesu etc. : in combination with dosa & moha or derivations, representing rāga or lobha, cp. lobhanīya); VbhA. 11.—ppr. rajjamāna PvA. 3; Pot. rajjeyya Miln. 280 (kampeyya+); grd. rajjitabba Miln. 386 (rajanīyesu r.; with dussanīyesu and muyhanīyesu; followed by kampitabba); fut. rajjissati DhsA. 194; aor. arañji Vin. I, 36=J. I, 83 (na yiṭṭhe na hute arañjiṃ).—pp. ratta. (Page 562)

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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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