Santarpita, Saṃtarpita, Samtarpita, Sam-tarpita: 7 definitions


Santarpita means something in Buddhism, Pali, Hinduism, Sanskrit, 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.

In Buddhism

Mahayana (major branch of Buddhism)

[«previous next»] — Santarpita in Mahayana glossary
Source: De Gruyter: A Buddhist Ritual Manual on Agriculture

Santarpita (सन्तर्पित) refers to “becoming refreshed”, according to the Vajratuṇḍasamayakalparāja, an ancient Buddhist ritual manual on agriculture from the 5th-century (or earlier), containing various instructions for the Sangha to provide agriculture-related services to laypeople including rain-making, weather control and crop protection.—Accordingly, “Then the Bhagavān reached the vicinity of the residence of Vaiśravaṇa. In that region there was a choicest forest called Viṣavaka. There was a lotus lake in the middle of an opening of the forest. By the power of that lotus lake the fields, gardens, forests, groves, flowers and fruits in the capital of Aḍakavatī became refreshed (santarpita) [...]”.

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Mahayana (महायान, mahāyāna) is a major branch of Buddhism focusing on the path of a Bodhisattva (spiritual aspirants/ enlightened beings). Extant literature is vast and primarely composed in the Sanskrit language. There are many sūtras of which some of the earliest are the various Prajñāpāramitā sūtras.

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Santarpita in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

santarpita (संतर्पित).—p (S) Gratified, satisfied, well-supplied.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

santarpita (संतर्पित).—p Gratified, satisfied.

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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.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Santarpita in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Santarpita (सन्तर्पित).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) Satisfied, satiated. E. sam before tṛp to be satisfied, causal v., kta aff.

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

Saṃtarpita (संतर्पित):—[=saṃ-tarpita] [from saṃ-tarpaka > saṃ-tṛp] mfn. ([from] [Causal]) satiated, satisfied, [Dhūrtasamāgama]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Santarpita (सन्तर्पित):—[sa-ntarpita] (taḥ-tā-taṃ) p. Satisfied.

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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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Santarpita in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Saṃtarpita (ಸಂತರ್ಪಿತ):—

1) [adjective] satisfied; gratified.

2) [adjective] pleased; glad or gladdened.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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