Tasha, aka: Tāsa, Tasa; 5 Definition(s)


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In Buddhism

Theravada (major branch of Buddhism)

F Attachment, desire, thirst.

See also: The attachment

Source: Dhamma Dana: Pali English Glossary
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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).

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Languages of India and abroad

Pali-English dictionary

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tasa : (adj.) movable; trembling. || tāsa (m.) terror; fear; trembling.

Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

Tāsa, (see tasati2) terror, trembling, fear, fright, anxiety S. III, 57; J. I, 342; III, 177, 202; Miln. 24. Cp. san°. (Page 300)

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Tasa, (adj.) (from tasati2) 1. trembling, frightened J. I, 336=344 (vakā, expl. at 342 by tasita); perhaps the derived meaning of: — 2. moving, running (cp. to meaning 1 & 2 Gr. trέw to flee & to tremble), always in combn tasa-thāvarā (pl.) movable & immovable beings (cp. M Vastu I. 207 jaṅgama-sthāvara; II, 10 calaṃ sthāvara). Metaphorically of people who are in fear & trembling, as distinguished from a thāvara, a selfpossessed & firm being (=Arahant KhA 245). In this sense t. is interpreted by tasati1 as well as by tasati2 (to have thirst or worldly cravings) at KhA 245: tasantī ti tasā, sataṇhānaṃ sabhayānañ c’etaṃ adhivacanaṃ; also at Nd2 479: tasa ti yesaṃ tasitā (tasiṇā?) taṇhā appahīnā, etc., & ye te santāsaṃ āpajjanti. ‹-› S. I, 141; IV, 117, 351; V, 393; Sn. 146, 629; Dh. 405, Th. 1, 876; J. V, 221; Nd2 479; DhA. IV, 175. (Page 298)

Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
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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.

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Marathi-English dictionary

ṭāsa (टास) [or टांस, ṭāṃsa].—a (Properly ṭhāsa q. v.) Firm, close, solid, hard.

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tasā (तसा).—a Of that or the like kind, sort, way; such. 2 Used as ad decl So, thus, in like manner. 3 Immediately upon; just as; at the instant that. Ex. vāva ālā tasā mī bhyālōṃ; jēvalōṃ tasā ālōṃ. 4 In that way or direction. Ex. āmhī asē jātōṃ tumhī tasē ja. 5 Used expletively. Ex. jō tasā mārīna. Correl. throughout with jasā.

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tāśā (ताशा).—m ( A) A sort of drum. tāśēkarī m The player upon it.

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tāsa (तास).—m ( A) An hour. 2 A plate of metal on which the hours are struck, a gong. Ex. ghaṭikā gēlī paḷēṃ gēlīṃ tāsa vājē jhaṇāṇāṃ || āyuṣyācā nāśa hōtō rāma kārē mhaṇānā ||. 3 n (sītā S) A furrow dug along by the plough. 4 The bed of a river. 5 A common term for the streams into which a river breaks up in the dry season. 6 Turning over the ground with a plough. Ex. rājāpūraprāntīṃ sāta tāsēṃ ghālāvīṃ tēvhāṃ ūsa pērāvā. tāśīṃ lāgaṇēṃ (To get well up in the furrow.) To be somewhat advanced, or to be growing nicely;--used of corn.

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tāsa (तास).—m (Corr. from cāṣa) The blue jay, Coracias Indica.

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tāsa (तास).—m tāsakāma n (tāsaṇēṃ & kāma) Chipping, paring, working with the adz. 2 Chipping-work, work performed or executed with the adz. 3 tāsa is further A notch or nick, a chipped hollow.

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tāsā (तासा).—& tāsēkarī Commonly tāśā & tāśēkarī.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

ṭāsa (टास) [or ṭāṃsa, or टांस].—a Firm, close, solid, hard.

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tasā (तसा).—a Of that kind. ad Thus. Immedia- tely upon. In that way.

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tāśā (ताशा) [-sā, -सा].—m A sort of drum.

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tāsa (तास).—m An hour. A gong. The blue jay. n The bed of a river. A furrow dug along by the plough.

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tāsa (तास).—m tāsakāma n Chipping; chippingwork.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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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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