Vistriti, Vistṛti: 10 definitions
Vistriti means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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.
Vistriti has 9 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit term Vistṛti can be transliterated into English as Vistrti or Vistriti, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Vistṛti (विस्तृति):—(von star mit vi) f.
1) Ausdehnung, Breite [Trikāṇḍaśeṣa 3, 3, 369.] [Hemacandra’s Anekārthasaṃgraha 3, 458. 602.] [Medinīkoṣa r. 219.] [ĀRYABH.] in [Journ. of the Am. Or. S. 6, 558.] —
2) Durchmesser eines Kreises [Algebra 87.] [ Kunde des Morgenlandes 2, 427, 1.]
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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Search found 3 books and stories containing Vistriti, Vistṛti, Vistrti, Vi-striti, Vi-stṛti, Vi-strti; (plurals include: Vistritis, Vistṛtis, Vistrtis, stritis, stṛtis, strtis). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Bhakti-rasamrta-sindhu (by Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī)
Vastu-shastra (1): Canons of Architecture (by D. N. Shukla)
(iii) Proportionate measurements (Māna, Aṅgula, Hasta) < [Chapter 6 - Fundamental Canons of Hindu Architecture]
Vastu-shastra (3): House Architecture (by D. N. Shukla)