Aranyagavaya, aka: Aranya-gavaya, Araṇyagavaya; 1 Definition(s)

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Aranyagavaya 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.

In Hinduism

Ayurveda (science of life)

Araṇyagavaya (अरण्यगवय)—Sanskrit word for an animal “(wild) gaur”. This animal is from the group called Kūlacara (‘shore-dwellers’). Kūlacara itself is a sub-group of the group of animals known as Ānupa (those that frequent marshy places).

(Source): archive.org: Sushruta samhita, Volume I
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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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Aranya-pashu
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Aranyadevata
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Aranya Shiksha
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Pashu
paśu (पशु).—m Beast, a brute, a quadruped.--- OR --- pasū (पसू).—f A mare kept for breeding.
Asana
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Varuni
vāruṇī (वारुणी).—f The west. Spirituous liquor.
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Vanara
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Ara
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Vana
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Pracanda
pracaṇḍa (प्रचंड).—a Extreme, excessive.
Udaka
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