Donate
 
   
Select your prefered input and type any Sanskrit or English word. Enclose the word in “” for an EXACT match e.g. “yoga”.
     Monier-Williams
          Search  
3 results for āstīka
     
Devanagari
BrahmiEXPERIMENTAL
āstīkam. Name of a muni- (the son of jaratkāru- and bhaginī- jaratkāru-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
āstīkamfn. relating to or treating of the muni- āstika- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
āstīkamfn. (āstīkaṃ parva-,a section of the first book of the mahā-bhārata-.) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
     Apte Search  
1 result
     
āstīka आस्तीक a. Relating to, or treating of, the sage आस्तीक. -कः N. of an old saint, son of Jaratkāru; (at whose intercession King Janamejaya spared the Nāga Takṣaka from the destruction to which he had doomed the serpent race). Mb. gives the following etymology of the name; नाम चास्याभवत्ख्यातं लोकेष्वास्तीक इत्युत । अस्तीत्युक्त्वा गतो यस्मात्पिता गर्भस्थमेव तम् ॥ cf. सर्पाप- सर्प भद्रं ते गच्छ सर्प वनान्तरम् । जनमेजयस्य यज्ञान्ते आस्तीकवचनं स्मर ॥ -कम् A section (पर्व) of the first book of the Mahābhārata. -Comp. -अर्थदः N. of Janamejaya.
       Bloomfield Vedic
         Concordance  
2 results
     
āstīkavacanaṃ (Mahābh. āstīkasya vacaḥ) śrutvā RVKh.1.191.6a; Mahābh.1.58.26a.
āstīkavacanaṃ smara RVKh.1.191.5d; Mahābh.1.28.25d.
     DCS with thanks   
2 results
     
āstīka noun (masculine) name of a Muni; the son of Jaratkāru and Bhaginī Jaratkāru (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

Frequency rank 6764/72933
āstīka adjective relating to or treating of the Muni Āstika (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

Frequency rank 14045/72933
     Wordnet Search "āstīka" has 1 results.
     

āstīka

āstīka   

ṛṣiviśeṣaḥ yasya varṇanaṃ mahābhārate asti tathā yaḥ ca jaratkāroḥ putraḥ āsīt।

janamejayasya sarpayajñe takṣakanāmakaṃ sarpam āstīkaḥ rarakṣa।









Parse Time: 1.117s Search Word: āstīka Input Encoding: IAST IAST: āstīka