Bhringavallabha, aka: Bhṛṅgavallabha, Bhringa-vallabha; 2 Definition(s)


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The Sanskrit term Bhṛṅgavallabha can be transliterated into English as Bhrngavallabha or Bhringavallabha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Ayurveda (science of life)

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Bhṛṅgavallabha (भृङ्गवल्लभ) is another name (synonym) for both the Dhārākadamba and Bhūmikadamba varieties of Kadamba, which is a Sanskrit name for the plant Neolamarckia cadamba (burflower-tree). This synonym was identified by Narahari in his 13th-century Rājanighaṇṭu (verse 9.97), which is an Āyurvedic medicinal thesaurus.

Source: Wisdom Library: Āyurveda and botany
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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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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit-English dictionary

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Bhṛṅgavallabha (भृङ्गवल्लभ).—a species of Kadamba.

Derivable forms: bhṛṅgavallabhaḥ (भृङ्गवल्लभः).

Bhṛṅgavallabha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms bhṛṅga and vallabha (वल्लभ).

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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