Sushupti, aka: Suṣupti; 4 Definition(s)
Sushupti means something in 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.
The Sanskrit term Suṣupti can be transliterated into English as Susupti or Sushupti, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)
Suṣupti (सुषुप्ति).—One of the four states or conditions of man. Jāgrat, Svapna, Suṣupti and Turīya are the four states of man. (For details see under Jāgrat).Source: archive.org: Puranic Encyclopaedia
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.
Languages of India and abroad
suṣupti (सुषुप्ति).—f (S) Sound or profound sleep, sleep without dreaming or consciousness. This is the third of the three states enumerated; viz. jāgṛti, svapna, suṣupti, or jāgradavasthā, svapnāvasthā, suṣup्tyavasthā.Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
suṣupti (सुषुप्ति).—f Sound sleep.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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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Brahma Sutras (Shankara Bhashya) (by Swami Vireshwarananda)
Chapter III, Section II, Adhikarana III < [Section II]
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Chapter II, Section III, Adhikarana XII < [Section III]
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