Dadhimanda, Dadhimaṇḍa, Dadhi-manda: 7 definitions
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Ayurveda (science of life)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’)
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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Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
dadhimaṇḍa : (nt.) whey.
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.
Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Dadhimaṇḍa (दधिमण्ड).—n. whey.
Derivable forms: dadhimaṇḍaḥ (दधिमण्डः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-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]
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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The Devi Bhagavata Purana (by Swami Vijñanananda)
Sushruta Samhita, Volume 6: Uttara-tantra (by Kaviraj Kunja Lal Bhishagratna)
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