Satarasa, Shatarasa: 3 definitions


Satarasa 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

Theravada (major branch of Buddhism)

Source: Pali Kanon: Pali Proper Names

A kind of food which Paripunnaka Thera was in the habit of eating before joining the Order (ThagA.i.190). It was probably made of one hundred essences.

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Theravāda is a major branch of Buddhism having the the Pali canon (tipitaka) as their canonical literature, which includes the vinaya-pitaka (monastic rules), the sutta-pitaka (Buddhist sermons) and the abhidhamma-pitaka (philosophy and psychology).

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

sātarasa (सातरस).—m or sātaravārā m The north-east wind.

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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-English dictionary

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Śatarasa (शतरस).—see sata°.

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Satarasa (सतरस).—[, adj., ep. of fine food; read probably śata-rasa, of a hundred flavors (= Pali satarasa, of bhojana, PTSD s.v. sata); or possibly śāta-, q.v., or sāta-: puruṣaḥ °rasaṃ bhojanaṃ labdhvā hitavipākaṃ…AsP 239.1; °rasaṃ bhojanam utsṛjya vivarjya taṃ ṣaṣṭikodanaṃ (q.v.; cheap food) paribhoktavyaṃ manyeta (foolishly) 4.]

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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. 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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