Akrodha, aka: Akrōdha; 4 Definition(s)

Introduction

Akrodha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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.

In Hinduism

Purana

Akrodha in Purana glossary... « previous · [A] · next »

Akrodha (अक्रोध).—A King of the Pūru dynasty. He was born to King 'Ayutanāyi' and his Queen, Kāmā. Kāmā, mother of Akrodha, was the daughter of Pṛthuśravā. (Śloka 21, Chapter 95, Ādi Parva, Mahābhārata).

Source: archive.org: Puranic Encyclopaedia
Purana book cover
context information

The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.

Discover the meaning of akrodha in the context of Purana from relevant books on Exotic India

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Akrodha in Marathi glossary... « previous · [A] · next »

akrōdha (अक्रोध).—m S Restraint or subjection of anger. One of the ten duties of an ascetic. See under yōgadharma.

--- OR ---

akrōdha (अक्रोध).—a S Void of angor.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

akrōdha (अक्रोध).—m Restraint of anger. a Void of anger.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
context information

Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

Discover the meaning of akrodha in the context of Marathi from relevant books on Exotic India

Sanskrit-English dictionary

Akrodha (अक्रोध).—a. [nāsti krodho yasya na. ba.] Free from anger.

-dhaḥ [na. ta.] Absence or suppression of anger; अक्रोधस्तपसः (akrodhastapasaḥ) (vibhūṣaṇam) Bh.2.8; अक्रोधेन जयेत् क्रुद्धं (akrodhena jayet kruddhaṃ) Mb.5.15.18. regarded as one of the ten duties of an ascetic.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
context information

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.

Discover the meaning of akrodha in the context of Sanskrit from relevant books on Exotic India

Relevant definitions

Search found 4 related definition(s) that might help you understand this better. Below you will find the 15 most relevant articles:

Karambha
Karambhā (करम्भा) is another name for Indīvarā, an unidentified medicinal, according to verse 3...
Devatithi
Devātithi (देवातिथि).—A king born in the Pūru dynasty. Akrodha was his father and Karambhā, dau...
Yogadharma
yōgadharma (योगधर्म).—m (S) A duty, virtue, or peculiar business of a yōgī. Ten are particulari...
Ayutanayi
Ayutanāyi (अयुतनायि).—A king of the Pūru Vaṃśa; he was the son of Mahārāja Bhauma. Suyajñā, Kām...

Relevant text

Like what you read? Consider supporting this website: