Satkritya, Satkṛtya: 3 definitions


Satkritya 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.

The Sanskrit term Satkṛtya can be transliterated into English as Satkrtya or Satkritya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Satkṛtya (सत्कृत्य).—adv. (orig. ger., paying respect, respectfully; = Pali sakkacca(ṃ), with suṇāti, see Childers, and °ca- kārin, [Pali Text Society’s Pali-English Dictionary]), carefully, thoroughly, zealously: °ya-kārin Mahāvyutpatti 1793 = Tibetan gus par (with respect) byed pa; śrotum ādāya (read śrotam odhāya = avadhāya) satkṛtya śṛṇotha mama bhāṣataḥ Mahāvastu i.10.8 (verse).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Satkṛtya (सत्कृत्य).—Ind. Having treated with respect, &c. E. sat, kṛtya having made.

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

1) Satkṛtya (सत्कृत्य):—[=sat-kṛtya] [from sat] ind. [indeclinable participle] having treated with respect, having hospitably entertained, [Yājñavalkya; Rāmāyaṇa]

2) [v.s. ...] devotedly, piously, zealously, eagerly, [Jātakamālā]

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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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