Sushupta, Suṣupta: 10 definitions
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Sushupta has 9 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit term Suṣupta can be transliterated into English as Susupta or Sushupta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Alternative spellings of this word include Sushupt.
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
1) adj. tief schlafend [The Śatapathabrāhmaṇa 14, 5, 1, 21.] [KĀM. NĪTIS. 12, 38.] [WEBER, KṚṢṆAJ. 287.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 6, 16, 53.] [Vedānta lecture No. 145.] —
2) n. tiefer Schlaf [Māṇḍūkyopaniṣad 5.] [WEBER, Rāmatāpanīya Upaniṣad 338.] [Weber’s Indische Studien 1, 301. 9, 125. fg. 131.]  zu [BRAHMAS. 3, 2, 10.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 11, 13, 27.]
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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Vivekachudamani (by Shankara)
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Yoga Vasistha [English], Volume 1-4 (by Vihari-Lala Mitra)
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