Bhoj: 5 definitions
Bhoj means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Hindi, biology. 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.
Biology (plants and animals)Source: Google Books: CRC World Dictionary (Regional names)
Bhoj in India is the name of a plant defined with Betula utilis in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Betula bhojpattra var. latifolia Regel (among others).
Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):
· Prodromus Florae Nepalensis (1825)
· Journal of the Linnean Society, Botany (1899)
· Plantae Wilsonianae (1916)
· Plantae Asiaticae Rariores, or ‘Descriptions and figures of a select number of unpublished East Indian plants’ (1830)
· Bulletin de la Société Impériale des Naturalistes de Moscou (1865)
If you are looking for specific details regarding Bhoj, for example chemical composition, pregnancy safety, side effects, extract dosage, diet and recipes, health benefits, have a look at these references.
This sections includes definitions from the five kingdoms of living things: Animals, Plants, Fungi, Protists and Monera. It will include both the official binomial nomenclature (scientific names usually in Latin) as well as regional spellings and variants.
Languages of India and abroad
Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Bhoj (भोज्):—[from bhoga] mfn. in a-bhog-ghan q.v.
[Sanskrit to German]
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
Bhoj in Hindi refers in English to:—(nm) a banquet; feast..—bhoj (भोज) is alternatively transliterated as Bhoja.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with (+138): Bhoj patra, Bhoj patra chalu, Bhoj-patra, Bhoja, Bhoja mahikshit, Bhojacampu, Bhojacaritra, Bhojadeva, Bhojadevashabdanushasana, Bhojadhipa, Bhojadhiraja, Bhojaduhitar, Bhojaduhitri, Bhojajaniya Jataka, Bhojaka, Bhojakadevarya, Bhojakagiri, Bhojakanya, Bhojakata, Bhojakatapura.
Search found 6 books and stories containing Bhoj; (plurals include: Bhojs). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Folk Tales of Gujarat (and Jhaverchand Meghani) (by Vandana P. Soni)
Chapter 31 - Shihasan < [Part 4 - Dadajee Ni Vato]
Chapter 32 - Vikram and Vidhata < [Part 4 - Dadajee Ni Vato]
Mudrarakshasa (literary study) (by Antara Chakravarty)
L. H. Myers < [July 1957]
L. H. Myers < [July 1957]
Shiv K. Kumar and Anita Desai: New Dimension to Indian English Fiction < [January – March, 1984]
Vastu-shastra (1): Canons of Architecture (by D. N. Shukla)
List of Mahabharata tribes (by Laxman Burdak)
Kathasaritsagara (the Ocean of Story) (by Somadeva)