Vitasoka, Vītaśoka, Vitashoka, Vita-shoka: 12 definitions
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Vitasoka has 11 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit term Vītaśoka can be transliterated into English as Vitasoka or Vitashoka, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Vītaśoka (वीतशोक):—(4. vīta + śoka)
1) adj. frei von Kummer [ŚVETĀŚV. Upakośā 2, 14.] [Mahābhārata 3, 12207.] Davon nom. abstr. tā f. [Yājñavalkya’s Gesetzbuch 1, 265.] —
2) m. = aśoka Jonesia Acoka [Śabdamālā im Śabdakalpadruma] [Mahābhārata 3, 2503.] — Vgl. vītāśoka .
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Vītāśoka (वीताशोक):—m. Nomen proprium = vigatāśoka [BURNOUF,] [?Intr. 360, Nalopākhyāna 2. 415. fgg. 425, Nalopākhyāna 1. TĀRAN. 287.]
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 (+4): Vigatashoka, Vitashokata, Vitashokabhaya, Vitashokabhayabadha, Giridatta, Pradanaruci, Sugatra, Sudatta, Shirasitah, Abadha, Purana, Salilavati, Kamalashri, Kritartha, Vaishravana, Bala, Balabhadra, Dharini, Acala, Abhicandra.
Search found 11 books and stories containing Vitasoka, Vītaśoka, Vitashoka, Vita-shoka, Vīta-śoka, Vita-soka, Vitaśoka, Vita-śoka, Vītaśokā, Vīta-śokā, Vītāśoka; (plurals include: Vitasokas, Vītaśokas, Vitashokas, shokas, śokas, sokas, Vitaśokas, Vītaśokās, śokās, Vītāśokas). 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 story of Vītaśoka < [Class 3: The four immeasurables]
II. Aspects of the immeasurables (apramāṇa) < [Class 3: The four immeasurables]
Introduction to third volume < [Introductions]
Mandukya Upanishad (Gaudapa Karika and Shankara Bhashya) (by Swami Nikhilananda)
Mandukya Karika, verse 4.78 < [Chapter IV - Alatashanti Prakarana (Quenching the firebrand)]
Mundaka Upanishad with Shankara’s Commentary (by S. Sitarama Sastri)
Trishashti Shalaka Purusha Caritra (by Helen M. Johnson)
Part 2: Incarnation as Mahābala < [Chapter VI - Śrī Mallināthacaritra]
Part 4: Former births of Induṣeṇa and Binduṣeṇa < [Chapter I - Five previous incarnations]
Part 5: Description of Vaitāḍhya < [Chapter III]
Prasthanatrayi Swaminarayan Bhashyam (Study) (by Sadhu Gyanananddas)
Mimamsa interpretation of Vedic Injunctions (Vidhi) (by Shreebas Debnath)