Upasrishta, Upasṛṣṭa: 9 definitions


Upasrishta means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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 Upasṛṣṭa can be transliterated into English as Upasrsta or Upasrishta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

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Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

Upasṛṣṭa (उपसृष्ट).—Attended with a prefix, generally used in connection with roots; e.g. क्रुधद्रुहोरुपसृष्टयोः कर्म (krudhadruhorupasṛṣṭayoḥ karma) P.I.4.38 where the Kāśikā has explaincd the word as उपसर्गसंबद्ध (upasargasaṃbaddha).

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Vyakarana (व्याकरण, vyākaraṇa) refers to Sanskrit grammar and represents one of the six additional sciences (vedanga) to be studied along with the Vedas. Vyakarana concerns itself with the rules of Sanskrit grammar and linguistic analysis in order to establish the correct context of words and sentences.

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

Upasṛṣṭa (उपसृष्ट).—p. p.

1) Joined, connected with, accompanied by; किं क्षत्रबन्धून्कलिलोपसृष्टान् (kiṃ kṣatrabandhūnkalilopasṛṣṭān) Bhāgavata 1.16.23.

2) Seized or possessed by (a demon or evil spirit); उपसृष्टा इव क्षुद्राधिष्ठितभवनाः (upasṛṣṭā iva kṣudrādhiṣṭhitabhavanāḥ) K.17.

3) Troubled, affected, injured; (upasṛṣṭaḥ pareṇeti mūrcchito gadayā hataḥ Bhāgavata 1.76.33, rogo- pasṛṣṭatanurdurvasatiṃ mumukṣuḥ R.8.94; K.289.

4) Eclipsed; Mahābhārata (Bombay) 13.14.18; Manusmṛti 4.37.

5) Furnished with an upasarga (as a root); क्रुधद्रुहोरुपसृष्टयोः कर्म (krudhadruhorupasṛṣṭayoḥ karma) P.I.4.38.

6) Let loose, thrown off; अश्वत्थाम्नोपसृष्टेन ब्रह्मशीर्ष्णोरुतेजसा । उत्तराया हतो गर्भ ईशेनाजीवितः पुनः (aśvatthāmnopasṛṣṭena brahmaśīrṣṇorutejasā | uttarāyā hato garbha īśenājīvitaḥ punaḥ) Bhāgavata 1.12.1.

8) Ruined; कालोपसृष्टनिगमावन आत्तयोगमायाकृतिं परमहंसगतिं नताः स्म (kālopasṛṣṭanigamāvana āttayogamāyākṛtiṃ paramahaṃsagatiṃ natāḥ sma) Bhāg. 1.83.4.

-ṣṭaḥ The sun or moon when eclipsed.

-ṣṭam Sexual union.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Upasṛṣṭa (उपसृष्ट).—(?) , in sopasṛṣṭāmbaravasanā Mūla-Sarvāstivāda-Vinaya ii.23.7, would seem to mean she (a wife whose husband had gone away), abandoning the wearing of (fine) garments (kleśair bādhitum ārabdhā). But Tibetan seems to have been different; it is cited as de yaṅ (should = sāpi) kha zas zhim po daṅ (= with well-tasting food).

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

Upasṛṣṭa (उपसृष्ट).—mfn.

(-ṣṭaḥ-ṣṭā-ṣṭaṃ) 1. Attended by or accompanied with, joined, attached, connencted to or with. 2. Eclipsed, (as the sun or moon.) 3. Seized by, possessed by, (evil demons, &c.) n.

(-ṣṭaṃ) Cotton, copulation. E. upa, sṛj to create, &c. aff. kta.

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

Upasṛṣṭa (उपसृष्ट).—[adjective] thrown, sent; hit, visited, afflicted by ([instrumental] or —°); eclipsed (sun or moon), having a prefix ([grammar]).

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

1) Upasṛṣṭa (उपसृष्ट):—[=upa-sṛṣṭa] [from upa-sṛj] mfn. let loose towards

2) [v.s. ...] sent or thrown off, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa i, 12, 1]

3) [v.s. ...] admitted (as the calf to its mother; also applied to the milk at the time of the calf’s sucking), [Taittirīya-brāhmaṇa ii, 1, 7, 1; Kātyāyana-śrauta-sūtra]

4) [v.s. ...] increased

5) [v.s. ...] furnished with, [Śāṅkhāyana-śrauta-sūtra]

6) [v.s. ...] furnished with an Upasarga or preposition (e.g. with ā is said to be upasṛṣṭa), [Pāṇini 1-4, 38; Nirukta, by Yāska; Atharvaveda-prātiśākhya] etc.

7) [v.s. ...] visited, afflicted, burdened with, plagued, [Rāmāyaṇa; Suśruta; Bhāgavata-purāṇa] etc.

8) [v.s. ...] obscured (by Rāhu, as the sun), eclipsed, [Mahābhārata; Manu-smṛti iv, 37]

9) [v.s. ...] possessed (by a god or demon), [Yājñavalkya i, 271; Rāmāyaṇa]

10) [v.s. ...] n. coition, sexual intercourse, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Upasṛṣṭa (उपसृष्ट):—[upa-sṛṣṭa] (ṣṭaḥ-ṣṭāḥ-ṣṭaṃ) p. Attended by, seized by, eclipsed. n. Copulation.

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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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