Lokadhatu, Loka-dhatu, Lokadhātu: 9 definitions



Lokadhatu 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.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Lokadhatu in Sanskrit glossary

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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Lokadhātu (लोकधातु):—m. Bez. eines best. Theiles der Welt bei den Buddhisten [Vyutpatti oder Mahāvyutpatti 8. 81.] [WILSON, Sel. Works II, 29. 32. fg.] lokadhātvaṃśa als Bed. von varṣa [Amarakoṣa 3, 4, 29, 226.] — Vgl. saha .

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Lokadhātu (लोकधातु):—m. f. Weltregion , Welttheil [Vajracchedikā 24,11.27,20.] [Saddharmapuṇḍarīka] [Kāraṇḍavyūha 13,22.17,6.]

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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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