Sattra, Sattrā: 9 definitions

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Sattra (सत्त्र):—(von 1. sad) [Uṇādisūtra 4, 166.] [Prātiśākhya zur Vājasaneyisaṃhitā 6, 27] (satra zu schreiben). n.

1) eine grosse Soma-Feier von mehr als zwölf Tagen mit vielen Officianten [Amarakoṣa 3, 4, 25, 183.] [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 820.] [Anekārthasaṃgraha 2, 465.] [Medinīkoṣa r. 95.] [Halāyudha 2, 259.] [Kātyāyana’s Śrautasūtrāṇi 12, 1, 4. 13, 1, 1.] [Śāṅkhāyana’s Śrautasūtrāṇi 11, 1, 4.] [Aśvalāyana’s Śrautasūtrāni 11, 1, 7.] [MAŚAKA] in [Weber’s Verzeichniss 73.] [morgenländischen Gesellschaft 9, LXXI.] Gewöhnlich mit ās, sad, auch upa i eine Feier begehen, ud sthā beenden. [Ṛgveda 7, 33, 13.] [Atharvavedasaṃhitā 11, 7, 8. 12, 1, 39.] sa.traṃ ni ṣedu.ṛṣayo.nādhamānāḥ [17, 1, 14.] yena.ṛṣaya.tapasā sa.tramāyan [Vājasaneyisaṃhitā 15, 49. 8, 52.] [Aitareyabrāhmaṇa 2, 19. 4, 17.] svargāya lokāya sattramāsate [5, 14. 8, 21.] [Taittirīyabrāhmaṇa 1, 4, 7, 7.] [Taittirīyasaṃhitā 2, 3, 3, 1. 7, 2, 9, 3. 3, 6, 2.] [The Śatapathabrāhmaṇa 4, 6, 1, 15. 8, 1. 9, 1. 11, 5, 5, 1.] [Pañcaviṃśabrāhmaṇa 15, 12, 3.] ahīnānāṃ dvādaśa caturviṃśatiḥ saṃvatsara iti sattrāṇām [Aśvalāyana’s Śrautasūtrāni 4, 8, 15.] [Kātyāyana’s Śrautasūtrāṇi 1, 6, 13. 12, 1, 6. 7.] [LĀṬY. 2, 2, 2. 4. 11. 10, 1, 1.] tva [Kāṭhaka-Recension 34, 8.] kāma [Kātyāyana’s Śrautasūtrāṇi 12, 4, 26.] dvādaśavārṣika [Mahābhārata 1, 1.] [UTTARAR. 2, 12 (4, 2).] yajanti sattraistvāmeva yajñaiśca paramādhvare [Mahābhārata 5, 486.] sattrādibhirmakhaiḥ [Spr. (II) 2953.] śaṃbhoḥ [4586.] mantrāṃsattrāvasānikān [Rāmāyaṇa 2, 56, 25. 75, 24.] phalada [Harivaṃśa 2813.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 3, 13, 37.] teṣu tatsattramupāsīneṣu [Mahābhārata 1, 662.] sattrāṇyanvāsate (v. l. upāsate) [Spr. (II) 3631.] sattraṃ svargāya lokāya sahasrasamamāsata [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 1, 1, 4.] vardhana [7, 2.] go [Taittirīyasaṃhitā 7, 5, 1, 1.] puroLāśa [Aitareyabrāhmaṇa 2, 9.] Bildlich ein einem Sattra gleichkommendes verdienstliches Werk: abhayasya hi yo dātā sa pūjyaḥ satataṃ nṛpaḥ . sattraṃ hi vardhate tasya sadaivābhayadakṣiṇam .. [Manu’s Gesetzbuch 8, 303.] āpannābhayasattreṣu dīkṣitāḥ khalu pauravāḥ [Śākuntala 49.] sattrasyarddhi f. Vollendung —, Gelingen des Sattra heisst ein Sāman [Weber’s Indische Studien 3, 242], a (fehlerhaft satrasparddhi). [Taittirīyasaṃhitā 7, 5, 8, 1.] [The Śatapathabrāhmaṇa 4, 6, 9, 11.] [Śāṅkhāyana’s Brāhmaṇa 29, 6.] neutr. [Kātyāyana’s Śrautasūtrāṇi 12, 4, 11.] —

2) = sattragṛha, vasati, śālā, sadman, ein Haus, in dem Speisen u.s.w. unentgeldlich verabreicht werden, Verpflegungshaus, Hospiz: tatra tayā sattre vatārite . nānāpathāgatānāthasārthairadyāpi bhujyate .. [Rājataraṅgiṇī 2, 58.] sattre sundarakasyāśu vārayāmāsa bhojanam [Kathāsaritsāgara 20, 157.] annādidānasattrāṇyakārayat [113, 29.] = sadādāna [Amarakoṣa] [Hemacandra’s Anekārthasaṃgraha] [Medinīkoṣa] st. mantra [Mārkāṇḍeyapurāṇa 35, 33] wird nach [Śabdakalpadruma] sattra gelesen, welches der Comm. durch sadakṣiṇaṃ satatānnadānam erklärt. —

3) eine angenommene Gestalt: tathā ca sattreṇa vasan [Mahābhārata 4, 311.] channaḥ sattreṇa [1194. 1267. 1271.] ein trügerischer Schein: utpalavana [Daśakumāracarita 77, 12.] = ācchādana [Amarakoṣa] [Hemacandra’s Anekārthasaṃgraha] [Medinīkoṣa] = kaitava [Trikāṇḍaśeṣa 3, 3, 377.] [Medinīkoṣa] = dambha [Hemacandra’s Anekārthasaṃgraha] = vastra [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 135.] —

4) Wald [Amarakoṣa] [Trikāṇḍaśeṣa] (bala fehlerhaft fur vana). [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 1110.] [Hemacandra’s Anekārthasaṃgraha] [Medinīkoṣa] [Halāyudha 2, 55.] mṛgavya [Kirātārjunīya 13, 9. -] [Śabdakalpadruma] führt nach dem [ANEKĀRTHAKOŚA] noch folgende Bedd. an: dhana, gṛha, dāna, sarovara . Vgl. dīrgha (in der 1ten Bed. auch [Mahābhārata 1, 661]), deva, pañca, brahma, bhūmi, mahā, mṛga, raṇa, rāja, rātri ( [Aśvalāyana’s Śrautasūtrāni 11, 6, 16]), saṃvatsara, sarpa .

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Sāttra (सात्त्र):—(von sattra) adj. zu einer Feier gehörig u.s.w.: sāttrāhīnika [Aśvalāyana’s Śrautasūtrāni 11, 2, 11.]

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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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