Wisdom Library Logo

Vṛṣyagandhā, aka: Vrishya-gandha; 1 Definition(s)

Vṛṣyagandhā 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:

Vṛṣyagandhā (वृष्यगन्धा) is another name for Jīrṇadāru, which is a Sanskrit word referring to Argyreia nervosa (Hawaiian baby woodrose), from the Convolvulaceae 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 3.117), which is a  13th-century medicinal thesaurus.

Rating: -

Look for other relevant definitions:

Search found 127 related definition(s) that might help you understand this better. Below you will find the 15 most relevant articles:

Gandha
Gandhā (गन्धा) is another name (synonym) for Śaṭī, which is a Sanskrit name for the plant He...
Ajagandhā
1) Ajagandhā (अजगन्धा) is a Sanskrit word referring to Cleome gynandra (stinkweed), from the...
Aśvagandhā
Aśvagandhā (अश्वगन्धा) is a Sanskrit word referring to Withania somnifera, a species of plan...
Gandhasāra
Gandhasāra (गन्धसार) is another name (synonym) for Candana, which is a Sanskrit name for the...
Ghṛta-gandhā
Ghṛta-gandhā (घृत-गन्धा):—One of the sixty-four Divyauṣadhi, which are powerful drugs ...
Gandhatattva
Gandhatattva (गन्धतत्त्व, “smell”):—One of the Thirty-six Tattvas, accordi...
Rajanī gandhā
Rajanī gandhā; book by Shām Bārakpurī, written in the Urdu language.
Gandharāja
1) Gandharāja (गन्धराज) is another name (synonym) for Candana, which is a Sanskrit name for ...
Śītagandha
Śītagandha (शीतगन्ध) is another name (synonym) for Candana, which is a Sanskrit name for the...
Vṛṣagandhā
Vṛṣagandhā (वृषगन्धा) is another name for Jīrṇadāru, which is a Sanskrit word referring to A...
Ugragandhā
1) Ugragandha (उग्रगन्ध) is another name (synonym) for Hiṅgu, which is a Sanskrit name for t...
Bastagandhā
Bastagandhā (शकुलादनी) is a Sanskrit word referring to Ocimum gratissimum (clove basil), fro...
Agūḍhagandha
Agūḍhagandha (अगूढगन्ध) is another name (synonym) for Hiṅgu, which is a Sanskrit name for th...
Vṛṣya
Vṛṣya (वृष्य, “aphrodisiac”) is a Sanskrit technical term used throughout Rasaśā...
Gandhabadhū
Gandhabadhū (गन्धबधू) is another name (synonym) for Śaṭī, which is a Sanskrit name for the p...

Search through literary sources:

Search found 139 books containing Vṛṣyagandhā or Vrishya-gandha. You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the 20 most relevant articles:

- 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.