Angaraga, aka: Aṅgarāga, Anga-raga; 4 Definition(s)

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Pali-English dictionary

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aṅgarāga : (m.) a cosmetic to anoint the body with.

Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
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Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.

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Marathi-English dictionary

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aṅgarāga (अंगराग).—m (S) Smearing the body with unguents after ablution. 2 Unguents for inunction.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

aṅgarāga (अंगराग).—m A composition of fragrant ingredients to rub on the body.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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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.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

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Aṅgarāga (अङ्गराग).—[aṅgaṃ rajyate anena karaṇe ghañ]

1) a scented cosmetic, application of perfumed unguents to the body, fragrant unguent; पुष्पगन्धेन अङ्गरागेण (puṣpagandhena aṅgarāgeṇa) R.12.27, 6.6, स्तनाङ्गरागात् (stanāṅgarāgāt) Ku.5.11.

2) [bhāve lyuṭ] act of anointing the body with unguents.

Derivable forms: aṅgarāgaḥ (अङ्गरागः).

Aṅgarāga is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms aṅga and rāga (राग).

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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