Samtishthate, Saṃtiṣṭhate: 1 definition


Samtishthate means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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 Saṃtiṣṭhate can be transliterated into English as Samtisthate or Samtishthate, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Samtishthate in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Saṃtiṣṭhate (संतिष्ठते) or Saṃsthihati.—q.v.

--- OR ---

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.

context information

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.

Discover the meaning of samtishthate or samtisthate in the context of Sanskrit from relevant books on Exotic India

See also (Relevant definitions)

Relevant text

Like what you read? Consider supporting this website: