Sanatsujata, Sanatsujāta, Sanat-sujata: 4 definitions



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In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

[«previous next»] — Sanatsujata in Purana glossary
Source: Puranic Encyclopedia

Sanatsujāta (सनत्सुजात).—Another name of Sanatkumāra, who is one of the four Sanakādis. (See under Sanatkumāra).

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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.

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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Sanatsujata in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Sanatsujāta (सनत्सुजात).—Name of one of the seven mindborn sons of Brahman.

Derivable forms: sanatsujātaḥ (सनत्सुजातः).

Sanatsujāta is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms sanat and sujāta (सुजात).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Sanatsujāta (सनत्सुजात):—[=sanat-sujāta] [from sanat > sana] m. ‘always, beautiful’, Name of one of the seven mind-born sons of Brahmā, [Mahābhārata]

2) Sānatsujāta (सानत्सुजात):—mfn. relating to Sanat-sujāta, [Mahābhārata]

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Sanatsujāta (सनत्सुजात):—(sanat + su) adj. ewig schön; m. Name eines Ṛṣi, eines der sieben geistigen Söhne Brahman's, [Mahābhārata 1, 504. 5, 1566. 12,] [?13078.Weber’s Indische Studien 1, 385. 471] (vedānta). [Oxforder Handschriften 257,a,3.] [Weber’s Verzeichniss No. 406.] Davon sujātīya adj. von ihm verfasst, n. ein Werk von ihm ebend. vivaraṇa 407.

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Sānatsujāta (सानत्सुजात):—adj. Sanatsujāta betreffend: parvan [Mahābhārata 1, 330.]

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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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