Tanuta, Tanutā: 7 definitions
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tanutā : (nt.) thinness; diminution; reduction.
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.
Tanutā (तनुता).—Thinness, littleness, waning; बहुलेऽपि गते निशाकरस्तनुतां दुःखमनङ्ग मोक्ष्यति (bahule'pi gate niśākarastanutāṃ duḥkhamanaṅga mokṣyati) Kumārasambhava 4.13.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Tanutā (तनुता).—[tanu + tā], f. 1. Smallness, meagerness, [Rāmāyaṇa] 5, 19, 22; [Meghadūta, (ed. Gildemeister.)] 83. 2. in kalabha-, Condition of having the body of a young elephant, [Meghadūta, (ed. Gildemeister.)] 79.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Tanutā (तनुता):—[=tanu-tā] [from tanu > tan] f. thinness, tenuity, littleness, [Harivaṃśa; Rāmāyaṇa v; Meghadūta; Raghuvaṃśa etc.]
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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.
Tanutā (तनुता):—(nf) tenuousness, tenuity; leanness;delicacy;dilution.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Tanutala, Tanutapa, Tanutara.
Ends with: Sutanuta.
Full-text: Sutanuta, Abhyashana, Shroni, Tanutva, Smaradasha, Tanishtha, Taniyams, Upaya, Bhava.
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Rig Veda (translation and commentary) (by H. H. Wilson)
Rig Veda 10.130.2 < [Sukta 130]
Bhakti-rasamrta-sindhu (by Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī)
Verse 4.1.1 < [Part 1 - Laughing Ecstasy (hāsya-rasa)]
Prasthanatrayi Swaminarayan Bhashyam (Study) (by Sadhu Gyanananddas)
7.3. The Body of a Mukta in Akṣaradhāma < [Chapter 5 - Analysis on the basis of Soteriology]
A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 3 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
Part 2 - The Philosophy of the Āḻvārs < [Chapter XVII - The Āḻvārs]
The Great Chronicle of Buddhas (by Ven. Mingun Sayadaw)
The Treatise on the Marks of a Great Man < [Chapter 1 - The Jewel of the Buddha]