Dadhimanda, Dadhimaṇḍa, Dadhi-manda: 7 definitions

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Dadhimanda means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali. 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.

In Hinduism

Ayurveda (science of life)

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Source: Wisdom Library: Āyurveda and botany

Dadhimaṇḍa (दधिमण्ड) refers to “whey” or “cream”, which is a by-product of cheese making. It is formed as the remaining liquid after milk has been curdled and strained. It is used throughout Ayurvedic literature such as the Caraka-saṃhitā and Suśruta-saṃhitā. The word Dadhimaṇḍa is composed of Dadhi (‘curd’) and Maṇḍa (‘cream of milk’)

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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

Pali-English dictionary

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Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

dadhimaṇḍa : (nt.) whey.

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Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Dadhimaṇḍa (दधिमण्ड).—n. whey.

Derivable forms: dadhimaṇḍaḥ (दधिमण्डः).

Dadhimaṇḍa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms dadhi and maṇḍa (मण्ड). See also (synonyms): dadhivāri.

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

Dadhimaṇḍa (दधिमण्ड).—m.

(-ṇḍaḥ) Whey. E. dadhi, and maṇḍa scum.

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

Dadhimaṇḍa (दधिमण्ड).—m. Whey, [Bhāgavata-Purāṇa, (ed. Burnouf.)] 5, 1, 34.

Dadhimaṇḍa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms dadhi and maṇḍa (मण्ड).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Dadhimaṇḍa (दधिमण्ड):—[=dadhi-maṇḍa] [from dadhi > dadh] m. whey, [Rasaratnākara]

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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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