Kaushthila, Kauṣṭhila: 6 definitions
Kaushthila means something in Buddhism, Pali, 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.
Kaushthila has 4 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit term Kauṣṭhila can be transliterated into English as Kausthila or Kaushthila, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Kauṣṭhila (कौष्ठिल):—in mahākauṣṭhila Nomen proprium eines buddh. Autors [Burnouf 448.] — Vgl. koṣṭhila .Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Kauṣṭhila (कौष्ठिल):—und kauṣṭhilya in mahā.
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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Ends with: Mahakaushthila.
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Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
Part 4 - Origin of Śāriputra’s name < [Chapter XVI - The Story of Śāriputra]
Part 5 - What is the absolute point of view if the views are all false < [Chapter I - Explanation of Arguments]
A Dictionary Of Chinese Buddhist Terms (by William Edward Soothill)