Vartamanakala, Vartamānakāla, Vartamana-kala: 3 definitions
Vartamanakala 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.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) the present tense.
2) the present time.
Derivable forms: vartamānakālaḥ (वर्तमानकालः).
Vartamānakāla is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms vartamāna and kāla (काल).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Vartamānakāla (वर्तमानकाल):—[=vartamāna-kāla] [from vartamāna > varta] m. the present time (-tā f.), [Kāśikā-vṛtti; Viṣṇu-purāṇa]
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.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
Vartamānakāla (ವರ್ತಮಾನಕಾಲ):—[noun] the present time.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Vartamanakalata.
Ends with: Purnavartamanakala.
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Tattvartha Sutra (with commentary) (by Vijay K. Jain)
Verse 5.40 - The extent of the conventional time (vyavahāra-kāla) < [Chapter 5 - The Non-living Substances]
Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)
Vaisesika Doctrines (in the Nyaya Works) (by Diptasree Som)