Asrikkara, aka: Asṛkkara, Asrij-kara; 1 Definition(s)


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The Sanskrit term Asṛkkara can be transliterated into English as Asrkkara or Asrikkara, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Asṛkkara (असृक्कर).—[asṛk śoṇitaṃ karoti kṛ-ṭa] the essence of the body; lymph, serum; (the process of rasa turning into blood &c., is thus described by Suśr. :-rasādraktaṃ tato māṃsaṃ māṃsānmedaḥ prajāyate | medaso- sthi tato majjā majjnaḥ śukrasya saṃbhavaḥ).

Derivable forms: asṛkkaraḥ (असृक्करः).

Asṛkkara is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms asṛj and kara (कर).

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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