Abhugna, Ābhugna: 12 definitions


Abhugna means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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.

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In Hinduism

Natyashastra (theatrics and dramaturgy)

Source: Wisdom Library: Nāṭya-śāstra

Ābhugna (आभुग्न, “slightly bent”) refers to a specific gesture (āṅgika) made with the breast (uras), according to the Nāṭyaśāstra chapter 10. The breast is one of the six major limbs (aṅga) used to perform certain gestures (āṅgika). These gestures form a part of the histrionic representation (abhinaya).

Source: archive.org: Natya Shastra

Ābhugna (आभुग्न, “slightly bent”).—A type of gesture (āṅgika) made with the breasts (uras);—(Instructions): (the breast) lowered, back high, shoulders slightly bent and at times loose (not stiff).

(Uses): in hurry, despair, fainting, sorrow, fear, sickness, broken heart, touching of cold objects, rains and being ashamed of some act.

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Natyashastra (नाट्यशास्त्र, nāṭyaśāstra) refers to both the ancient Indian tradition (śāstra) of performing arts, (nāṭya, e.g., theatrics, drama, dance, music), as well as the name of a Sanskrit work dealing with these subjects. It also teaches the rules for composing dramatic plays (nataka) and poetic works (kavya).

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Ayurveda (science of life)

Source: gurumukhi.ru: Ayurveda glossary of terms

Ābhugna (आभुग्न):—[ābhugnaṃ] Slight bending

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Āyurveda (आयुर्वेद, ayurveda) is a branch of Indian science dealing with medicine, herbalism, taxology, anatomy, surgery, alchemy and related topics. Traditional practice of Āyurveda in ancient India dates back to at least the first millenium BC. Literature is commonly written in Sanskrit using various poetic metres.

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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Abhugna (अभुग्न).—a.

1) Not bent or crooked, straight,

2) Well, free from disease.

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Ābhugna (आभुग्न).—a. A little curved or bent.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Abhugna (अभुग्न).—(a-bhugna), adj. (neg. of Sanskrit bhugna), in °na-kukṣi, adj., having a belly that is not crooked, one of the anuvy- añjana: Mahāvyutpatti 303; Dharmasaṃgraha 84 (°tā); in Mahāvastu ii.44.3 doubtless read abhugnodara for abhagno°; compare the synonym ajih- makukṣi Lalitavistara 107.4.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Abhugna (अभुग्न).—mfn.

(-gnaḥ-gnā-gnaṃ) 1. Straight, not bent. 2. Well, free from disease. E. a neg. bhugna broken.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Ābhugna (आभुग्न).—[adjective] bent, curved.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Abhugna (अभुग्न):—[=a-bhugna] mfn. not bent, straight

2) [v.s. ...] free from disease, well.

3) Ābhugna (आभुग्न):—[=ā-bhugna] mfn. (√1. bhuj), a little curved or bent, [Raghuvaṃśa]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Goldstücker Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Abhugna (अभुग्न):—[tatpurusha compound] m. f. n.

(-gnaḥ-gnā-gnam) 1) Straight, not bent.

2) Well, free from disease (Wilson). E. a neg. and bhugna.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Abhugna (अभुग्न):—[a-bhugna] (gnaḥ-gnā-gnaṃ) a. Straight, not bent; well.

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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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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Abhugna (ಅಭುಗ್ನ):—[noun] a posture in Bharata nāṭya (a variety in Indian classical dance) with bent chest, humped back, and dropped shoulder.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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