Pancabhuta, Pañcabhūta, Panca-bhuta, Pancan-bhuta, Pamcabhuta: 14 definitions


Pancabhuta 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.

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Alternative spellings of this word include Panchabhuta.

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[«previous next»] — Pancabhuta in Sanskrit glossary

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

Pañcabhūta (पञ्चभूत):—s. u. bhūta; pañcabhūtātmaka aus den fünf Elementen bestehend: deha [Suśruta 1, 247, 17.]

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

Pañcabhūta (पञ्चभूत):—n. Pl. die fünf Elemente [The Sankhya Philosophy 2,10.]

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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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