Samyuta, Saṃyuta, Saṃyutā: 11 definitions
Samyuta means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, Marathi. 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.
Natyashastra (theatrics and dramaturgy)Source: Wisdom Library: Nāṭya-śāstra
Saṃyuta (संयुत) refers to “combined hands”, according to the Nāṭyaśāstra chapter 9. It is one of the three classes of ‘gestures and movements of hands’. The hands form a part of the human body which represents one of the six major limbs (aṅga) used in dramatic performance. With these limbs are made the various gestures (āṅgika), which form a part of the histrionic representation (abhinaya).
There are thirteen ‘gestures of combined hands’ defined:
Natyashastra (नाट्यशास्त्र, nāṭyaśāstra) refers to both the ancient Indian tradition (śāstra) of performing arts, (nāṭya, e.g., theatrics, drama, dance, music), as well as the name of a Sanskrit work dealing with these subjects. It also teaches the rules for composing dramatic plays (nataka) and poetic works (kavya).
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Saṃyuta (संयुत).—A son of Daśaratha and father of Śāliśūka.*
- * Viṣṇu-purāṇa IV. 24. 30.
The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.
Chandas (prosody, study of Sanskrit metres)Source: Shodhganga: a concise history of Sanskrit Chanda literature
Saṃyutā (संयुता) refers to one of the 130 varṇavṛttas (syllabo-quantitative verse) dealt with in the second chapter of the Vṛttamuktāvalī, ascribed to Durgādatta (19th century), author of eight Sanskrit work and patronised by Hindupati: an ancient king of the Bundela tribe (presently Bundelkhand of Uttar Pradesh). A Varṇavṛtta (e.g., saṃyutā) refers to a type of classical Sanskrit metre depending on syllable count where the light-heavy patterns are fixed.
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.
Shilpashastra (iconography)Source: Shodhganga: Vaisnava Agamas And Visnu Images
Saṃyuta (संयुत) refers to “combined hand gestures”, as defined in treatises such as the Pāñcarātra, Pādmasaṃhitā and Vaikhānasa-āgamas, extensively dealing with the technical features of temple art, iconography and architecture in Vaishnavism.—The Vaiṣṇava Agamic treatises refer to two types of hastas or mudrās viz. saṃtyuta (combined) i.e. using both the hands and asaṃyuta i.e. using one hand. One can find a number of hand gestures in these texts out of the well-known thirty-two major hand poses, twelve hand movements and twenty-four combined hand poses.
Shilpashastra (शिल्पशास्त्र, śilpaśāstra) represents the ancient Indian science (shastra) of creative arts (shilpa) such as sculpture, iconography and painting. Closely related to Vastushastra (architecture), they often share the same literature.
Languages of India and abroad
Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
saṃyuta : (pp. of saṃyujjati) connected; combined; bound together.
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 Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
saṃyuta (संयुत).—a United or joined; mingled.
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
Saṃyuta (संयुत).—p. p.
1) Joined, united together, connected.
2) Endowed or furnished with.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) 1. Connected, joined, mixed, blended, attached to. 2. Furnished with. E. sam together, yu to join, kta aff.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Saṃyuta (संयुत).—[adjective] bound, attached, joined or connected with ([instrumental] ±saha or —°), consisting of ([instrumental]), relating to (—°).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Saṃyuta (संयुत):—[=saṃ-yuta] [from saṃ-yu] mfn. joined or bound together, tied, fettered, [Rāmāyaṇa; Raghuvaṃśa]
2) [v.s. ...] put together, joined or connected with ([instrumental case] with and without saha, or [compound]), [Atharva-veda] etc. etc.
3) [v.s. ...] increased by, added to ([instrumental case] or [compound]), [Varāha-mihira’s Bṛhat-saṃhitā; Rājataraṅgiṇī]
4) [v.s. ...] (ifc.) being in conjunction with, [Varāha-mihira’s Bṛhat-saṃhitā]
5) [v.s. ...] consisting of, containing ([instrumental case] or [compound]), [Rāmāyaṇa]
6) [v.s. ...] (ifc.) relating to, implying (praīṣya-s, ‘implying service’), [Manu-smṛti ii, 32]
7) [v.s. ...] accumulated ([varia lectio] for sam-bhṛta), [Śakuntalā iv, 120/121]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Saṃyuta (संयुत):—[saṃ-yuta] (taḥ-tā-taṃ) a. Connected with, mixed, attached to.
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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