Chori, Chorī: 2 definitions
Chori means something in the history of ancient India, 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.
Ambiguity: Although Chori has separate glossary definitions below, it also represents an alternative spelling of the word Cori. It further has the optional forms Chorī.
India history and geographySource: Shodhganga: A translation of Jhaverchand Meghanis non translated folk tales
Chori refers to “A square decorated structure where marriage ceremony is performed”.—It is defined in the glossary attached to the study dealing with Gujarat Folk tales composed by Gujarati poet Jhaverchand Meghani (1896-1947)
The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as mythology, zoology, royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.
Biology (plants and animals)Source: Google Books: CRC World Dictionary (Regional names)
Chori in India is the name of a plant defined with Angelica glauca in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices.
Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):
· Transactions of the Linnean Society of London (1846)
· Journal of Asian Natural Products Research (2008)
If you are looking for specific details regarding Chori, for example health benefits, extract dosage, chemical composition, pregnancy safety, side effects, diet and recipes, 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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Chori chinch, Chorika, Chorinnanam, Chorispora sabulosa, Chorita, Choritaka, Choriyanam.
Ends with: Chachori, Peru-n-kanchori, Perunkanchori, Segappumanchori, Wachori.
Full-text: Chori chinch, Ceiba ventricosa, Cori.
Search found 2 books and stories containing Chori, Chorī; (plurals include: Choris, Chorīs). 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 32 - Vikram and Vidhata < [Part 4 - Dadajee Ni Vato]
Chapter 9 - Jikaliyo (Story of Purshotam Mas) < [Part 3 - Kankavati]
Chapter 29 - Gai Vrat < [Part 3 - Kankavati]
Mount Abu < [October 1956]
Harijans of Mehesana < [July 1960]