Uttaratantra, Uttara-tantra: 9 definitions


Uttaratantra 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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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Uttaratantra in Sanskrit glossary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Uttaratantra (उत्तरतन्त्र):—(1. u + ta) n. schliessendes Lehrstück; so heisst ein ergänzender Schlussabschnitt im medic. Lehrbuche des [SUŚRUTA] [Suśruta 2, 302. 1, 10, 15.] als vortreffliches Lehrstück gedeutet [11, 21.] astron. [Weber’s Indische Studien 2, 252.]

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Uttaratantra (उत्तरतन्त्र):—umfasst vier von den acht Abtheilungen, in welche die Medicin gewöhnlich zerlegt wird [?(Suśruta 1, 2, 5. fgg.]), nämlich Śālākya, Kaumārabhṛtya, Kāyacikitsā und Bhūtavidyā, [Suśruta 1, 12, 2. fg.] [2,302,6. fgg.] [Oxforder Handschriften 307,b,12.] Titel eines mystischen Buches [90,a,27. 95,a,17. 103,b,36. 109,a,15.]

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

Uttaratantra (उत्तरतन्त्र):—n. Bez. der Schlussstücke in verschiedenen Werken.

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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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