Wisdom Library Logo

Pūtapattrī, aka: Puta-pattri; 1 Definition(s)

Pūtapattrī means something in Hinduism Check out some of the following descriptions and leave a comment if you want to add your own contribution to this article:

1 Definition(s) from various sources:

Pūtapattrī (पूतपत्त्री) is another name for Tulasī, which is a Sanskrit word referring to Ocimum tenuiflorum (holy basil), from the Lamiaceae family. It is classified as a medicinal plant in the system of Āyurveda (science of Indian medicine) and is used throughout literature such as the Suśrutasaṃhita and the Carakasaṃhitā. The synonym was identified in the Rājanighaṇṭu (verses 10.148-149), which is a  13th-century medicinal thesaurus.

Rating: -

Look for other relevant definitions:

Search found 29 related definition(s) that might help you understand this better. Below you will find the 15 most relevant articles:

· Puṭa
Puṭa: Mercury, mica, gold and other similar raw material cannot be used in me...
3 desc.
· Catuṣpattrī
Catuṣpattrī (चतुष्पत्त्री) is another name for Suniṣaṇṇaka, which is a Sanskr...
1 desc.
· Bahupattrī
Bahupattrī (बहुपत्त्री) is another name for Tulasī, which is a Sanskrit word ...
1 desc.
· Puṣpapuṭa
One of the saṃyutta-hastāni (Twenty-four combined Hands).—Puṣpapuṭa (fl...
1 desc.
· Kapotapuṭa
In the Kapotapuṭa eight cow-dung cakes are used produce heat.
1 desc.
· Gajapuṭa
The Gajapuṭa is an arrangement of heating in a pit of 90 cm in length, breadt...
1 desc.
· Varāhapuṭa
In the Varāhapuṭa the pit is 60 cm in depth, length and breadth.
1 desc.
· Pūtadhānya
Pūtadhānya (पूतधान्य) is another name (synonym) for Tila, which is a Sanskrit...
1 desc.
· Puta Sutta
Talaputa visits the Buddha and asks him if there be any truth in the tradition...
1 desc.
· Bhasma
Bhasma (Cinder): Powder of any substance obtained by calcinations is known as...
4 desc.
· Putta
Putta, (Vedic putra, Idg. *putlo=Lat. pullus (*putslos) young of an animal, fr. ...
2 desc.
· Putta Sutta
Putta, (Vedic putra, Idg. *putlo=Lat. pullus (*putslos) young of an animal, fr. ...
2 desc.
· Bhedana
Bhedana (भेदन) is another name (synonym) for Hiṅgu, which is a Sanskrit name ...
4 desc.
· Yāvatā
Yāvatā, (indecl.) (Abl. of yāvant in adv. use cp. tāvatā) as far as, like as, in...
2 desc.
· Phāṇita
Phāṇita, (nt.) (cp. Epic Sk. phāṇita) 1. juice of the sugar cane, raw sugar, mol...
2 desc.

Search through other sources:

Search found 22 books containing Pūtapattrī or Puta-pattri. You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the 20 most relevant articles:

» Click here to see all 22 search results in a detailed overview.

- Was this explanation helpufll? Leave a comment:

Make this page a better place for research and define the term yourself in your own words.

You have to be a member in order to post comments. Click here to login or click here to become a member.