Samaniya, Samāniyā, Shamaniya, Śamanīya: 6 definitions
Samaniya means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, Jainism, Prakrit. 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.
The Sanskrit term Śamanīya can be transliterated into English as Samaniya or Shamaniya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Pali-English dictionarySource: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Samāniyā, (Instr. fem. of samāna, used adverbially, Vedic samānyā) (all) equally, in common Sn. 24. (Page 685)
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.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Śamanīya (शमनीय).—a. Consolable, soothing.
-yam Sedative.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Samānīya (समानीय).—Ind. Having taken. E. sam and āṅ before ṇī to take, lyap aff.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Śamanīya (शमनीय):—[from śam] mfn. to be tranquillized, consolable, [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]
2) [v.s. ...] serving for tranquillization, soothing, [Suśruta]
3) [v.s. ...] n. a sedative, [ib.; Sāhitya-darpaṇa]
[Sanskrit to German]
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.
Prakrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary
Sāmaṇiya has the following synonyms: Sāmaṇa.
Prakrit is an ancient language closely associated with both Pali and Sanskrit. Jain literature is often composed in this language or sub-dialects, such as the Agamas and their commentaries which are written in Ardhamagadhi and Maharashtri Prakrit. The earliest extant texts can be dated to as early as the 4th century BCE although core portions might be older.
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Garga Samhita (English) (by Danavir Goswami)
Verse 3.2.4 < [Chapter 2 - The Great Festival of Śrī Girirāja]
Verse 5.3.14 < [Chapter 3 - Akrūra’s Arrival]
Verse 6.17.20 < [Chapter 17 - Śrī Śrī Rādhā and Kṛṣṇa Meet at Siddhāśrama and the Nature of Śrī Rādhā’s Love Is Revealed]
Sushruta Samhita, volume 4: Cikitsasthana (by Kaviraj Kunja Lal Bhishagratna)
Sushruta Samhita, Volume 6: Uttara-tantra (by Kaviraj Kunja Lal Bhishagratna)
Chapter XXXIX - Symptoms and Treatment of Fever (Jvara) < [Canto III - Kaya-chikitsa-tantra (internal medicine)]
Chaitanya Bhagavata (by Bhumipati Dāsa)