Vyuttishthati, Vyuttiṣṭhati: 1 definition


Vyuttishthati 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 Vyuttiṣṭhati can be transliterated into English as Vyuttisthati or Vyuttishthati, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[«previous next»] — Vyuttishthati in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Vyuttiṣṭhati (व्युत्तिष्ठति) or Vyuttiṣṭhate.—(in some of these senses = Pali vuṭṭhahati, vuṭṭhāti; none, seemingly, in Sanskrit), (1) returns, comes back (safe from a sea-voyage): (mahāsamudro bahvā- dīnavo…, bahavo) 'vataranty alpā °ṭhanti Divyāvadāna 35.22 (compare vyutpadyati 1); (2) returns (to normal life), comes out (from meditative seclusion): pratisaṃlayanād (q.v.) vyut- thāya Avadāna-śataka i.242.11; ii.69.6, etc., in the cliché of the Buddha about to preach; also (ekaikasmin sūcīpradeśe) aṣṭau vimokṣān samāpadyate ca vyuttiṣṭhate ca Avadāna-śataka ii.69.2, with each stitch of the needle he attained by meditation the 8 vimokṣa and (from that meditation) came back (to his sewing), Speyer's note; (3) recovers, as from illness or weariness: tasmād glānyād (ms. glānād, twice) vyutthitas Avadāna-śataka ii.87.11; 125.8; (4) arises, sets out on a journey; vyut- thito bhavati, lit. becomes arisen, i.e. makes ready and starts (a journey): yad vyutthitā bhavatha (104.6 °to bhavasi) nopaveṣṭavyaṃ śīghram āgantavyam Avadāna-śataka ii.103.9; 104.6.

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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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