Bhujangaghatini, Bhujaṅgaghātinī: 2 definitions



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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Bhujaṅgaghātinī (भुजङ्गघातिनी).—f. (-nī) A plant considered as an antidote, commonly Kankalika, and said to be a sort of mustard. E. bhujaṅga a snake, ghātinī destructive. “sarpākṣīlatāyāsa ca .”

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Bhujaṅgaghātinī (भुजङ्गघातिनी):—[bhujaṅga-ghātinī] (nī) 3. f. A plant considered an antidote to poision.

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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.

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