Samtishthate, Saṃtiṣṭhate: 1 definition
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The Sanskrit term Saṃtiṣṭhate can be transliterated into English as Samtisthate or Samtishthate, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary
Saṃtiṣṭhate (संतिष्ठते) or Saṃsthihati.—q.v.
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Saṃtiṣṭhate (संतिष्ठते) or Saṃsthihati.—turns into, assumes the form of: Lalitavistara 317.8 (te ca, sc. the weapons of Māra and his host, bodhisattvasyopari) prakṣiptāḥ puṣpavitāne (v.l. °tāna-, better) vimānāni saṃtiṣṭhante sma; similarly 317.10; Mahāvastu i.236.10 = 241.4 (verse), see s.v. kañcuka.
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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Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
I. The emptiness of nonexistence (anupalambha-śūnyatā) < [Part 2 - The ten powers and the four fearlessnesses according to the Mahāyāna]
The Emptiness of Dharmas (dharmaśūnyatā) < [Class 1: The three meditative stabilizations]
III. Emptiness according to the Madhyamaka < [Note on emptiness (śūnyatā)]