Adhirudha, aka: Adhirūḍha; 2 Definition(s)


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In Hinduism

General definition (in Hinduism)

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Adhirūḍha (अधिरूढ)—One of the several gaṭhas (bathing places) in the twelve forests on the banks of the Yamunā.

Source: Wisdom Library: Hinduism

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

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Adhirūḍha (अधिरूढ).—p. p.

1) Mounted, ascended &c.

2) Increased; °समाधियोगः (samādhiyogaḥ) engaged in profound meditation.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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. 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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