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Catuṣpattrī, aka: Catur-pattri; 1 Definition(s)

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Catuṣpattrī means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. Check out some of the following descriptions and leave a comment if you want to add your own contribution to this article.

The Sanskrit term Catuṣpattrī can be transliterated into English as Catushpattri or Catuspattri, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Āyurveda (science of life)

Catuṣpattrī (चतुष्पत्त्री) is another name for Suniṣaṇṇaka, which is a Sanskrit word referring to Marsilea quadrifolia and Marsilea minuta (white goose), both from the Marsileaceae family. Certain plant parts of Suniṣaṇṇaka are eaten as a vegetable (śāka), according to Caraka in his Carakasaṃhitā sūtrasthāna (chapter 27), a classical Āyurvedic work.  It can also be spelled as Catuṣpatrī, which is listed in the Suśrutasaṃhitā-sūtrasthāna 20.5.

Source: Wisdom Library: Āyurveda and botany

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Āyurveda (आयुर्वेद, ayurveda) is a branch of Hindu science dealing with subjects such as health, medicine, anatomy, etc. and has been in use throughout India since ancient times.

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