Upalakshita, Upalakṣita: 11 definitions


Upalakshita means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India, 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 term Upalakṣita can be transliterated into English as Upalaksita or Upalakshita, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Uplakshit.

In Hinduism

Shaktism (Shakta philosophy)

[«previous next»] — Upalakshita in Shaktism glossary
Source: Google Books: Manthanabhairavatantram

Upalakṣita (उपलक्षित) refers to “being characterized as”, according to the Kubjikāmata-tantra, the earliest popular and most authoritative Tantra of the Kubjikā cult.—Accordingly, “[...] The accomplished (form of the) Command is visibly present within the mantras in the field of (vision) of the Siddhas. Thus, this is the lineage of the Siddhas characterized (upalakṣita) as that of the teacher and the god. The Śāmbhava awakening dawns by the descent of (his) Command (onto his disciple)”.

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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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India history and geography

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary

Upalakṣita.—(Select Inscriptions, p. 202), ‘examined’. Note: upalakṣita is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.

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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.

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Upalakshita in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

upalakṣita (उपलक्षित).—p S Spoken of by way of synecdoche; implied, involved.

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

upalakṣita (उपलक्षित).—p Implied, involved.

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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

[«previous next»] — Upalakshita in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Upalakṣita (उपलक्षित).—p. p.

1) Observed, marked, comprehended, implied, metaphorically expressed &c.

2) Understood, comprehended.

3) Characterized.

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

Upalakṣita (उपलक्षित).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) Comprehended, included, implied, understood. E. upa before lakṣ to designate, kta aff.

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

1) Upalakṣita (उपलक्षित):—[=upa-lakṣita] [from upa-lakṣ] mfn. beheld, perceived, looked at, [Rāmāyaṇa; Bhāgavata-purāṇa; Daśakumāra-carita] etc.

2) [v.s. ...] observed

3) [v.s. ...] valued or regarded for, [Rāmāyaṇa]

4) [v.s. ...] characterized, marked, distinguished, [Mārkaṇḍeya-purāṇa; Yājñavalkya; Manu-smṛti; Kathāsaritsāgara etc.]

5) [v.s. ...] included, implied, expressed by implication or elliptically, understood.

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

Upalakṣita (उपलक्षित):—[upa-lakṣita] (taḥ-tā-taṃ) p. Implied.

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

Upalakṣita (उपलक्षित) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Uvalakkhia, Olakkhia.

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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

[«previous next»] — Upalakshita in Hindi glossary
Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Upalakṣita (उपलक्षित) [Also spelled uplakshit]:—(a) implied, conveyed through implication.

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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Upalakshita in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Upalakṣita (ಉಪಲಕ್ಷಿತ):—

1) [adjective] looked at; seen; observed.

2) [adjective] implied; understood.

3) [adjective] metaphorically expressed.

4) [adjective] marked.

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Upalakṣita (ಉಪಲಕ್ಷಿತ):—[noun] that which is distinctive; a thing having characteristics of its own.

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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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