Kimartha, Kim-artha: 7 definitions
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Kimartha (किमर्थ):—(kim + artha) adj. welchen Endzweck habend: kimartho yaṃ tavārambhaḥ [Mahābhārata] in [Benfey’ Chrestomathie aus Sanskritwerken 57, 24.]
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Kimartha (किमर्थ):—, avahāsaḥ kimartho yam [Lassen’s Anthologie (II) 56, 1.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Kimartha (किमर्थ):—Adj. was bezweckend? [Aitareyāraṇyaka 370,15.16.] [Böhtlingk’s Sanskrit-Chresthomathie 229,30.]
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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Starts with: Kimartham.
Full-text: Kimartham, Kim, Kyartha, Kaimarthya, Kimarthiya, Akka, Eva, Pratyamitra, Carin, Avighna, Maharajana, Anyapadartha, Anvarthasanjna, Parshva, Apavah, Carya, Kup, Klish, Artha, Lamb.
Search found 10 books and stories containing Kimartha, Kim-artha; (plurals include: Kimarthas, arthas). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
The Tattvasangraha [with commentary] (by Ganganatha Jha)
Verse 160 < [Chapter 6 - Doctrine of the Spirit (puruṣa) Personality as cause of the world]
Verse 155 < [Chapter 6 - Doctrine of the Spirit (puruṣa) Personality as cause of the world]
Verse 1169-1170 < [Chapter 16 - Examination of the Import of Words]
The Markandeya Purana (Study) (by Chandamita Bhattacharya)
Marriage System (Introduction) < [Chapter 2]
Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
Story of the schism of Kauśāmbī < [Chapter XXIV - The Virtue of Patience]
Brahma Sutras (Shankaracharya) (by George Thibaut)
III, 3, 50 < [Third Adhyāya, Third Pāda]
Bhagavatpadabhyudaya by Lakshmana Suri (study) (by Lathika M. P.)
The Greatness of Guru and Manisha Panchakam < [Chapter 3 - References to Śaṅkara’s Philosophy]
Ripeness is All < [October – December, 1993]