Vidhatavya, Vidhātavya: 5 definitions


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

Vidhātavya (विधातव्य).—mfn.

(-vyaḥ-vyā-vyaṃ) 1. To be done or performed. 2. To be done according to rule, to be observed as a rite or ceremony. 3. To be ruled or regulated. E. vi before, dhā to have, tavya aff.

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

Vidhātavya (विधातव्य).—[adjective] to be arranged, settled, caused, brought about, shown, manifested, aspired to, striven after, used, employed; [neuter] [impersonally]

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

1) Vidhātavya (विधातव्य):—[=vi-dhātavya] mfn. to be fixed or settled, [Harivaṃśa]

2) [v.s. ...] to be got or procured, [Mahābhārata]

3) [v.s. ...] to be performed or accomplished or exhibited, [Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature] etc.

4) [v.s. ...] to be striven after or cared for, [ib.]

5) [v.s. ...] n. [impersonal or used impersonally] with yathā, ‘care must be taken that’ [Rāmāyaṇa]

6) [v.s. ...] to be used or employed or appointed, [Sāhitya-darpaṇa; Sarvadarśana-saṃgraha]

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

Vidhātavya (विधातव्य):—[vi-dhātavya] (vyaḥ-vyā-vyaṃ) a. That should be performed or regulated.

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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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