Shariputra, Sāriputta, Śāriputra: 8 definitions
Shariputra 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.
Shariputra has 7 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit term Śāriputra can be transliterated into English as Sariputra or Shariputra, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Śāriputra (शारिपुत्र):—s. u. śāri 7).
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Full-text (+69): Upatishya, Sharadvatiputra, Shari, Sammantrita, Shaliputra, Nalaka, Sahasradharma, Upadharma, Shatadharma, Mahacandra, Nalada, Jambukhadaka, Shucimukhi, Dhammasenapati, Dharmaskandha, Dirghanakha, Odana, Simhanada, Samantapushpa, Sthaviragatha.
Search found 55 books and stories containing Shariputra, Sāriputta, Śāriputra, Sariputra, Shari-putra, Śāri-putra, Sari-putra; (plurals include: Shariputras, Sāriputtas, Śāriputras, Sariputras, putras). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
The Śāriputra-siṃhanāda-sūtra < [Part 2 - Understanding dharmatā and its synonyms]
V. Meritorious actions consisting of material gifts and of teaching < [Part 5 - Establishing beings in the puṇyakriyāvastus]
Preliminary note (1): The Vaiśāradya-sūtra < [Part 1 - The four fearlessnesses of the Buddha according to the Abhidharma]
The Mahavastu (great story) (by J. J. Jones)
Chapter VIII - The conversion of Śāriputra and Maudgalyāyana < [Volume III]
Chapter XXIII - The story of Rāhula < [Volume III]
Chapter XXIV - The Buddha Maṅgala < [Volume I]
Vimalakirti Nirdesa Sutra (by Charles Luk)
Settlement in Early Historic Ganga Plain (by Chirantani Das)
Part 2 - Surroundings of Nalanda < [Chapter III - Nālandā: Evidence for rise and progress of the settlement]
Vimalakirti Sutra (by Burton Watson)