Svagatam, Sva-gatam, Svāgataṃ: 3 definitions
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Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
svāgataṃ : (adv.) welcome to you!
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.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Svagatam (स्वगतम्).—ind. to oneself, aside (in theatrical language).
Svagatam is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms sva and gatam (गतम्).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Svagatam (स्वगतम्):—[=sva-gatam] [from sva-gata > sva] ind. to o°’s self, aside (in [dramatic language]), [Mṛcchakaṭikā; Kālidāsa etc.]
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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Partial matches: Shva.
Search found 9 books and stories containing Svagatam, Sva-gatam, Svāgataṃ; (plurals include: Svagatams, gatams, Svāgataṃs). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Brihad Bhagavatamrita (commentary) (by Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Nārāyana Gosvāmī Mahārāja)
Atithi or Guest Reception (study) (by Sarika. P.)
Part 9 - References to Hospitality in Mālavikāgnimitra < [Chapter 4 - Atithi-saparyā in Classical Sanskrit Literature]
Part 7 - References to Hospitality in Abhijñānaśākuntala < [Chapter 4 - Atithi-saparyā in Classical Sanskrit Literature]
Part 5 - How to appease an Atithi? < [Chapter 9 - Atithi-saparyā in Dharmaśāstra Literature]
Garga Samhita (English) (by Danavir Goswami)
Hanuman Nataka (critical study) (by Nurima Yeasmin)
Jivanandana of Anandaraya Makhin (Study) (by G. D. Jayalakshmi)
The Shiva Purana (by J. L. Shastri)
Chapter 7 - Śiva manifests himself as a column of fire in the battlefield < [Section 1 - Vidyeśvara-saṃhitā]
Chapter 19 - The rules of Yogapaṭṭa < [Section 6 - Kailāsa-saṃhitā]
Chapter 11 - Mode of worshipping the phallic form of Śiva and making gifts < [Section 1 - Vidyeśvara-saṃhitā]