Sanat, Sanāt: 6 definitions
Sanat 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.
Shilpashastra (iconography)Source: Archaeological Survey of India: Śaiva monuments at Paṭṭadakal (śilpa)
Sanat (सनत्) is found as a sculpture on the third pillar of the maṇḍapa of the temple of Kāśīviśveśvara.—Sanaka, Sanandana, Sanat and Sanatkumāra, the four sages, sons of Brahmā, to whom Śiva explains the secrets of Veda through his yogic power. All four sages are sitting with folded hands signifying that they are listening to him. They are also with a yogapaṭṭa.
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.
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Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Sanat (सनत्).—m. An epithet of Brahman. ind. Always, perpetually.
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Sanāt (सनात्).—ind. Always.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Sanat (सनत्).—m. (-nat) Brahma. Ind. Always, perpetually. E. san to serve or give, aff. ati .
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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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Starts with (+8): Sanata, Sanatana, Sanatana sharman, Sanatanadharma, Sanatanagosvami, Sanatanayoga, Sanatha, Sanathata, Sanathikri, Sanathya, Sanativara, Sanatkumara, Sanatkumarakalpa, Sanatkumarapulastyasamvada, Sanatkumarasamhita, Sanatkumarashilpa, Sanatkumarastava, Sanatna, Sanatr, Sanatsujata.
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Brihad Bhagavatamrita (by Śrīla Sanātana Gosvāmī)
Verse 2.2.76 < [Chapter 2 - Jñāna: Knowledge]
Verse 2.2.70 < [Chapter 2 - Jñāna: Knowledge]
Verse 2.2.75 < [Chapter 2 - Jñāna: Knowledge]
The Mahabharata (English) (by Kisari Mohan Ganguli)
Section XLIV < [Sanatsujata Parva]
Section XLIII < [Sanatsujata Parva]
Section XLII < [Sanatsujata Parva]
Gobhila-grihya-sutra (by Hermann Oldenberg)
Yoga Vasistha [English], Volume 1-4 (by Vihari-Lala Mitra)
Chapter I - Introduction < [Book I - Vairagya khanda (vairagya khanda)]
Chapter XI - On the qualifications of the inquirer and lecturer < [Book II - Mumukshu khanda (mumukshu-vyavahara khanda)]
Bhajana-Rahasya (by Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakura Mahasaya)