Cikitsya: 3 definitions
Cikitsya means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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.
Alternative spellings of this word include Chikitsya.
Languages of India and abroad
Cikitsya (चिकित्स्य):—[from cit] mfn. to be treated medically, curable, [Pāṇini 5-2, 92; Yājñavalkya ii, 140; Mahābhārata xii, 418.]
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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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Cikitsyapurusha.
Ends with: Acikitsya, Dushcikitsya, Nirvicikitsya, Vicikitsya.
Full-text: Dushcikitsya, Vicikitsya, Dushcikitsyatva, Kit, Nasya.
Search found 1 books and stories containing Cikitsya; (plurals include: Cikitsyas). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 2 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
Part 4 - Practice of Medicine in the Atharva-veda < [Chapter XIII - Speculations in the Medical Schools]