Tadatva, Tadātva: 10 definitions
Tadatva means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India. 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.
India history and geography
Tadātva.—(CII 1), the present time; the time being. Note: tadātva is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.
The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as mythology, zoology, royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.
Languages of India and abroad
Tadātva (तदात्व).—The time being, present time; आयत्यां च तदात्वे च (āyatyāṃ ca tadātve ca) Mahābhārata (Bombay) 12.16.6.
Derivable forms: tadātvam (तदात्वम्).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-tvaṃ) Time being, time present. E. tadā then, tva affix of the abstract.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Tadātva (तदात्व).—[tadā + tva], n. Present time, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 7, 163.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Tadātva (तदात्व).—[neuter] present state ([opposed] āyati).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Tadātva (तदात्व):—[=tadā-tva] [from tadā > tat] n. (opposed to ā-yati) ‘state of then’, the present time, [Manu-smṛti vii; Mahābhārata ii f., v, vii; Rāmāyaṇa v, 76, 16 and 90, 1.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Tadātva (तदात्व):—[tadā+tva] (tvaṃ) 1. n. Time being.
[Sanskrit to German]
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.
Tadātva (ತದಾತ್ವ):—[noun] the present time.0.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Tadatvamatrashraddheya.
Full-text: Tadatvamatrashraddheya, Shraddheya, Tatkala, Ayati, Apata.
Search found 3 books and stories containing Tadatva, Tadātva, Tada-tva, Tadā-tva; (plurals include: Tadatvas, Tadātvas, tvas). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)
Verse 7.178 < [Section XII - Daily Routine of Work]
The Agni Purana (by N. Gangadharan)
Shishupala-vadha (Study) (by Shila Chakraborty)
Ṣāḍguṇya according to Manu < [Chapter 3 - Six fold policies of a king (Ṣāḍguṇya)]
Amātya according to Kauṭilya < [Chapter 2b - Activities of Minister (Amātya)]