Bhavishya, Bhaviṣya: 14 definitions
Bhavishya means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Hindi. 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.
The Sanskrit term Bhaviṣya can be transliterated into English as Bhavisya or Bhavishya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Alternative spellings of this word include Bhavishy.
Ayurveda (science of life)Source: Wisdom Library: Local Names of Plants and Drugs
Bhavishya in the Sanskrit language is the name of a plant identified with Garcinia xanthochymus Hook.f. ex T.Anderson from the Clusiaceae (Garcinia) family having the following synonyms: Garcinia pictoria, Garcinia tinctoria. For the possible medicinal usage of bhavishya, you can check this page for potential sources and references, although be aware that any some or none of the side-effects may not be mentioned here, wether they be harmful or beneficial to health.
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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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
bhaviṣya (भविष्य).—n (S) A future event, a thing to be. 2 A prediction or prophecy. v sāṅga, bōla.
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bhaviṣya (भविष्य).—a S Future.
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bhaviṣyā (भविष्या).—a (bhaviṣya) S That foretells. 2 That defers from day to day; given to procrastination.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
bhaviṣya (भविष्य).—n A future event. A prophecy. a Future.
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bhaviṣyā (भविष्या).—a That foretells. That defers from day to day; given to procrastination.
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.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) Future; नैतदन्ये करिष्यन्ति भविष्या वसुधाधिपाः (naitadanye kariṣyanti bhaviṣyā vasudhādhipāḥ) Mb.14.87.21.
2) Imminent, impending; श्रुत्वा सांग्रामिकीं वार्तां भविष्यां स्वामिनं प्रति (śrutvā sāṃgrāmikīṃ vārtāṃ bhaviṣyāṃ svāminaṃ prati) Pt.1.91.
-ṣyam The future, futurity.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-ṣyaḥ-ṣyā-ṣyaṃ) Future, what will be. E. See bhaviṣyat, the final rejected.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Bhaviṣya (भविष्य).—curtailed bhavi- ṣyant, ptcple. fut. of bhū, adj., f. yā, Future, [Pañcatantra] i. [distich] 103.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Bhaviṣya (भविष्य).—[adjective] future, imminent; [neuter] the future.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Bhaviṣya (भविष्य):—[from bhava] mfn. to be about to become or come to pass, future, imminent, impending, [Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature] etc.
2) [v.s. ...] n. the future, [Harivaṃśa; Purāṇa]
3) [v.s. ...] = -purāṇa (below).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Bhaviṣya (भविष्य):—[(ṣyaḥ-ṣyā-ṣyaṃ) a.] Future.Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)
Bhaviṣya (भविष्य) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Bhavissa.
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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 (even English!). 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.
Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
Bhaviṣya (भविष्य) [Also spelled bhavishy]:—(nm) the future; destiny; -[kāla] the future tense; futurity; -[kathana] prophesy, forecast; -[jñāna] knowledge of the future; ~[darśī] a seer, one who can see through into the future; ~[draṣṭā] see ~[darśī: -nidhi] provident fund; ~[vaktā] a prophet; an astrologer; ~[vāṇī] an oracle; prediction, prophesy; — [hātha meṃ honā] to be maker of the destiny (of).
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
1) [noun] a future event.
2) [noun] the time yet to come; future time; the future.
3) [noun] a prediction of future events (as by an astrologer).
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
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