Ritambhara, Ṛtambharā, Ṛtaṃbhara, Ṛtambhara: 9 definitions


Ritambhara 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.

Ritambhara has 7 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit terms Ṛtambharā and Ṛtaṃbhara and Ṛtambhara can be transliterated into English as Rtambhara or Ritambhara, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Ṛtaṃbhara (ऋतंभर):—(ṛtam, acc. von ṛta, + bhara)

1) m. die Wahrheit in sich tragend, ein Beiname Brahman's [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 6, 13, 17.] —

2) f. ā a) Verstand: ṛṃtabharādayaśca devyaḥ [Prabodhacandrodaja 68, 3.] [Scholiast 1] : ṛtaṃ satyaṃ bharati vibharti . sā ṛtaṃbharā prajñā . patañjalināpyuktaṃ prajñā ṛtaṃbharetyādi . v.l. ṛtaṃbhavā und [Scholiast 2] : ṛtaṃ satyameva ṛtaṃbhavāstā ādayo yāsām . — b) Nomen proprium eines Flusses [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 5, 20, 4.] Vgl. satyaṃbharā .

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Ṛtaṃbhara (ऋतंभर):—

2) a) prajñā ṛtaṃbharā [Yogasūtra 1, 48.] [SARVADARŚANAS. 178, 17.] ṛtaṃbharaprajñā [16.] ṛtaṃbharāprajña (richtiger ṛtaṃbharaprajña [SARVADARŚANAS. 179],

1) adj. Bez. eines Yogin auf der zweiten Stufe [Oxforder Handschriften 231,b,39.]

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

Ṛtaṃbhara (ऋतंभर):——

1) Adj. (f. ā) die Wahrheit in sich enthaltend.

2) m. Beiname Viṣṇu’s [BHĀG.6,13,17.] —

3) f. ā — a) die die Wahrheit in sich enthaltende Vernunft. Auch personif. als Göttin. — b) Nomen proprium eines Flusses.

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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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