Vilokita; 9 Definition(s)


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In Hinduism

Natyashastra (theatrics and dramaturgy)

Vilokita (विलोकित, “looking round”) also refers to a type of glance (dṛṣṭi), defined in the Nāṭyaśāstra chapter 8. Accordingly, the instructions for this glance are: “(eyeballs) in looking back”.

Source: Wisdom Library: Nāṭya-śāstra

A type of glance (or facial expression): Vilokita: looking back. Usage: things or places behind.

Source: The mirror of gesture (abhinaya-darpana)
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Natyashastra (नाट्यशास्त्र, nāṭyaśāstra) refers to both the ancient Indian tradition (śāstra) of performing arts, (nāṭya, e.g., 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) and poetic works (kavya).

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Languages of India and abroad

Pali-English dictionary

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vilokita : (pp. of viloketi) looked at; inspected.

Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

Vilokita, (nt.) (pp. of viloketi) a look A. II, 104, 106 sq. 210; Pug. 44, 45; DA. I, 193; VvA. 6 (ālokita+). (Page 636)

Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
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Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.

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Marathi-English dictionary

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vilōkita (विलोकित).—p S Beheld, viewed, contemplated: also seen.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

vilōkita (विलोकित).—p Beheld, viewed; seen.

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

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Vilokita (विलोकित).—p. p.

1) Seen, observed, viewed, beheld.

2) Examined, thought about.

-tam 1 A look, glance; कृत इव मुग्धविलोकिनोपदेशः (kṛta iva mugdhavilokinopadeśaḥ) Ś.2.3.

2) Observation.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Vilokita (विलोकित).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) 1. Seen, beheld. 2. Examined. n.

(-taṃ) A look, a glance. E. vi before lokṛ to see, aff. kta .

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