Pith, Piṭh: 7 definitions
Pith 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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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Piṭh (पिठ्):—, peṭhati Jmd zu nahe treten, verletzen; geplagt sein [DHĀTUP. 9, 54.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Piṭh (पिठ्):—, peṭhati (hiṃsāsaṃkleśayoḥ).
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 (+108): Pitha, Pitha Jataka, Pitha Vagga, Pitha-tamal, Pithabali, Pithabheda, Pithabhu, Pithabija, Pithacakra, Pithacalana, Pithacatushtaya, Pithachakra, Pithacintamani, Pithada, Pithadevata, Pithadevi, Pithadhikara, Pithadhipati, Pithadhyaksha, Pithadi.
Search found 43 books and stories containing Pith, Piṭh; (plurals include: Piths, Piṭhs). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Yoga Vasistha [English], Volume 1-4 (by Vihari-Lala Mitra)
Chapter XLIV - Dangers to which the wandering (staglike) mind is exposed < [Book VII - Nirvana prakarana part 2 (nirvana prakarana)]
Chapter XLVII - Lecture on the density of the intellect < [Book VI - Nirvana prakarana part 1 (nirvana prakarana)]
Chapter LXXII - Answers to the remaining questions < [Book VI - Nirvana prakarana part 1 (nirvana prakarana)]
Felicitations to Dr. Viswanatha < [Oct-Dec 1971]
I Give You an Ocean < [April – June, 1993]
Old Age Blues < [October – December, 2000]
Mahabharata (English) (by Kisari Mohan Ganguli)
Section CLI < [Anusasanika Parva]
Section XIX < [Anugita Parva]
Section CCXCIX < [Mokshadharma Parva]
The Garuda Purana (by Manmatha Nath Dutt)
Chapter CC - Various other medicinal Recipes (continued) < [Dhanvantari Samhita]
Chapter CXCIII - Medical treatment of fever etc < [Dhanvantari Samhita]
Sushruta Samhita, volume 4: Cikitsasthana (by Kaviraj Kunja Lal Bhishagratna)
Satapatha-brahmana (by Julius Eggeling)