Sucitta, Sucittā: 10 definitions
Sucitta means something in Buddhism, Pali, Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Hindi. 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.
Alternative spellings of this word include Suchitta.
Theravada (major branch of Buddhism)Source: Pali Kanon: Pali Proper Names
A village - the residence of Sirivaddhana, who gave milk rice to Vessabhu Buddha. BuA.205.
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. Wife of Vessabhu Buddha, before his renunciatioin. Bu.xxii.20.
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).
Languages of India and abroad
Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
sucitta : (adj.) much variegated; well painted.Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Sucitta—gaily coloured or dressed S.I, 226 (b); Dh.151 (rājaratha); Pv.I, 109 (vimāna).
Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.
Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
sucitta (सुचित्त).—a (S) Attentive, advertent of a present and applied mind. 2 (Popularly.) Of comfortable or tranquil state of mind.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
sucitta (सुचित्त).—a Attentive, of comfortable state of mind.
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.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Sucitta (सुचित्त).—[adjective] well-minded.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Sucitta (सुचित्त):—[=su-citta] [from su > su-cakra] mf(ā)n. well-minded, [Mahābhārata]
2) [v.s. ...] m. (with śailana) Name of a teacher, [Jaiminīya-upaniṣad]
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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.
Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
Sucitta (सुचित्त) [Also spelled suchit]:—(a) equipoised, well-poised; hence ~[tā] (nf).
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
Sucitta (ಸುಚಿತ್ತ):—[adjective] well-minded.
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1) [noun] a mind that is free from sinfulness, meanness, etc.; (which is considered one of the virtues in spiritual progess).
2) [noun] a man whose thoughts are upright, righteous, virtuous, etc.
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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The Great Chronicle of Buddhas (by Ven. Mingun Sayadaw)
Buddha Chronicle 21: Vessabhu Buddhavaṃsa < [Chapter 9 - The chronicle of twenty-four Buddhas]
Dhammapada (Illustrated) (by Ven. Weagoda Sarada Maha Thero)