Tripta, Tṛpta, Tṛptā: 14 definitions


Tripta means something in Buddhism, Pali, Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Hindi. 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 terms Tṛpta and Tṛptā can be transliterated into English as Trpta or Tripta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Trapt.

In Hinduism

Natyashastra (theatrics and dramaturgy)

Source: The mirror of gesture (abhinaya-darpana)

A type of glance (or facial expression): Tṛpta (satisfaction): steady, wide-opened, the pupil motionless, keeping its place. Usage: resolution (utsāha)

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Natyashastra (नाट्यशास्त्र, nāṭyaśāstra) refers to both the ancient Indian tradition (shastra) of performing arts, (natya—theatrics, drama, dance, music), as well as the name of a Sanskrit work dealing with these subjects. It also teaches the rules for composing Dramatic plays (nataka), construction and performance of Theater, and Poetic works (kavya).

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Shaktism (Shakta philosophy)

Source: Google Books: Manthanabhairavatantram

1) Tṛptā (तृप्ता) refers to “she who is satisfied”, and is used to describe Bhairavī, according to the Manthānabhairavatantra.—Accordingly, “From the root (of all things) Śāmbhavīśakti is Bhairavī the energy that is full (bharitā) (of all the energies). [...] She generates the energy of eternal bliss and has merged into the Bliss of Stillness (nirānanda—i.e. Śiva). Blissful and delighted, she is satisfied [i.e., tṛptā] and her form is blissful. She is the supreme Command and her form is the Void (śūnya). She pierces through the moving and immobile (universe). [...]”.

2) Tṛpta (तृप्त) refers to one of the eight Bhairavas (bhairava-aṣṭaka) associated with Pūrṇagiri or Pūrṇapīṭha (which is located in the northern quarter), according to the Manthānabhairavatantra.—[...] The eight Bhairavas: Candrapūrṇa, Tṛpta, Triśira, Triśikha, Trimūrti, Trailokya, Ḍāmara, Mārtaṇḍa.

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Shakta (शाक्त, śākta) or Shaktism (śāktism) represents a tradition of Hinduism where the Goddess (Devi) is revered and worshipped. Shakta literature includes a range of scriptures, including various Agamas and Tantras, although its roots may be traced back to the Vedas.

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In Buddhism

Mahayana (major branch of Buddhism)

Source: A Study and Translation of the Gaganagañjaparipṛcchā

Tṛpta (तृप्त) refers to “(one who is) satisfied”, according to the Gaganagañjaparipṛcchā: the eighth chapter of the Mahāsaṃnipāta (a collection of Mahāyāna Buddhist Sūtras).—Accordingly, “Then the Bodhisattva Gaganagañja, having praised the Lord with these verses, addressed himself to the Lord: ‘[...] The Lord, who is without distinction (nirviśeṣa), practices (prayoga) sameness (samatā) of all living beings since he is purified just like open space. Since the Lord has no desire, he is satisfied with insight (prajña-tṛpta) and free from gain, honor and fame. Since the Lord is omniscient (sarvajña), his mode of five eyes is purified and sees everything’. [...]’”.

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Mahayana (महायान, mahāyāna) is a major branch of Buddhism focusing on the path of a Bodhisattva (spiritual aspirants/ enlightened beings). Extant literature is vast and primarely composed in the Sanskrit language. There are many sūtras of which some of the earliest are the various Prajñāpāramitā sūtras.

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

tṛpta (तृप्त).—a (S) Satisfied, satiate, contented, pleased.

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

tṛpta (तृप्त).—f Satisfaction, content.

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tṛpta (तृप्त).—a Pleased, satisfied, satiated.

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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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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Tṛpta (तृप्त).—a. [tṛp-kta] Satiated, satisfied, contented.

-ptam Satisfaction.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Tṛpta (तृप्त).—mfn.

(-ptaḥ-ptā-ptaṃ) Contented, satisfied. E. tṛp to be pleased, affix kta.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Tṛpta (तृप्त):—[from tṛp] mfn. satiated, satisfied with ([genitive case] [instrumental case], or in [compound]), [Atharva-veda; Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa] etc.

2) [from tṛp] n. Name of a metre, [Ṛgveda-prātiśākhya xvii, 5.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Tṛpta (तृप्त):—[(ptaḥ-ptā-ptaṃ) a.] Pleased, satisfied.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Tṛpta (तृप्त) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Titti, Tippa.

[Sanskrit to German]

Tripta in German

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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.

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Hindi dictionary

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Tṛpta (तृप्त) [Also spelled trapt]:—(a) contended; gratified, fulfilled.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Tṛpta (ತೃಪ್ತ):—

1) [adjective] satisfied with what one is or has; not wanting more or anything else; content.

2) [adjective] convinced, as in an argument, quest, etc.

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Tṛpta (ತೃಪ್ತ):—

1) [noun] a man who is satisfied.

2) [noun] a man who is convinced (in an argument, quest, etc.).

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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