Dadhyanna, aka: Dadhi-anna; 2 Definition(s)

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In Hinduism

Pancaratra (worship of Nārāyaṇa)

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Dadhyanna (दध्यन्न) refers to the one of the six kinds of “oblation” (havis) mentioned in verse 25.91b-92a of the Īśvarasaṃhitā. Accordingly, “the oblation (havis) (to be offered) for gods is stated to be made free from (small) pieces of stones, chaff, small particles, prepared out of rice grains that are unbaked, coated or soaked in cow’s milk, and ghee, mixed up with fruits and pieces of jaggery and not having artificial salt”.

Source: archive.org: Isvara Samhita Vol 5
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Pancaratra (पाञ्चरात्र, pāñcarātra) represents a tradition of Hinduism where Narayana is revered and worshipped. Closeley related to Vaishnavism, the Pancaratra literature includes various Agamas and tantras incorporating many Vaishnava philosophies.

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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit-English dictionary

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Dadhyanna (दध्यन्न).—boiled rice mixed with दधि (dadhi); Y.1.289.

Derivable forms: dadhyannam (दध्यन्नम्).

Dadhyanna is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms dadhi and anna (अन्न). See also (synonyms): dadhyodana.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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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Dadhi
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Anna
Anna (अन्न).—mfn. (-nnaḥ-nnā-nnaṃ) Eaten. n. (-nnaṃ) 1. Boiled rice. 2. Food in general. 3. Cor...
Annaprashana
Annaprāśana (अन्नप्राशन) refers to the ceremony of “giving the child solid food” and represents...
Annada
Annada (अन्नद).—mfn. (-daḥ-dā-daṃ) One who gives food. f. (-dā) A goddess, a form of Durga. E. ...
Annapurna
Annapūrṇā (अन्नपूर्णा).—f. (-rṇā) A goddess, a form of Durga. E. anna, and pūrṇa who fills with...
Rajanna
Rājānna (राजान्न).—m. (-nnaḥ) A sort of rice, of a superior quality, said to grow in the Andhra...
Amanna
Āmānna (आमान्न).—n. (-nnaṃ) Undressed rice. E. āma and anna boiled rice.
Siddhanna
Siddha-anna.—(IE 8-8), cooked rice or uncooked food (cf. Hindī sīdhā). Note: siddha-anna is def...
Mishtanna
Miṣṭānna (मिष्टान्न).—n. (-nnaṃ) Sauce, gravy seasoning, a mixture of sugar and acids, &c. ...
Devanna
Devānna (देवान्न).—n. (-nnaṃ) Rice or food that has been first presented to an idol. E. deva, a...
Annadvesha
Annadveṣa (अन्नद्वेष).—m. (-ṣaḥ) Want of appetite, dislike of food. E. anna, and dveṣa dislike.
Paranna
Parānna (परान्न).—mfn. (-nnaḥ-nnā-nnaṃ) Living at another’s expense. n. (-nnaṃ) 1. Food supplie...
Annavikara
Annavikāra (अन्नविकार).—m. (-raḥ) The seminal secretion E. anna, and vikāra change of form.
Paramanna
Paramānna (परमान्न) refers to a food preparation according to verse 25.89b-90a of the Īśvarasaṃ...
Dadhyodana
Dadhyodana (दध्योदन) refers to a type of food-offering mentioned in verse 25.114b of the Īśvara...

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