Dadhyodana, aka: Dadhyōdana, Dadhi-odana; 3 Definition(s)


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In Hinduism

Pancaratra (worship of Nārāyaṇa)

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Dadhyodana (दध्योदन) refers to a type of food-offering mentioned in verse 25.114b of the 8th-century Īśvarasaṃhitā. Accordingly, “using curds (dadhi) in (the preparation) dadhyodana to half the quantity milk (to be used)”. Also, in verse 120a, “Dadhyanna (anna mixed up with curds) is especially to be placed in golden or silver vessels”.

Source: 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

Marathi-English dictionary

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dadhyōdana (दध्योदन).—n S (Common in poetry. dadhi & ōdana) Curds and boiled rice.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

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Dadhyodana (दध्योदन).—boiled rice mixed with दधि (dadhi); Y.1.289.

Derivable forms: dadhyodanam (दध्योदनम्).

Dadhyodana is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms dadhi and odana (ओदन). See also (synonyms): dadhyanna.

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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1) Dadhi (दधि) refers to “curd” representing one of the five Pañcagavya (five cow-products), as...
Odana (ओदन) refers to a “bowl of cooked rice”, according to the 2nd century Mahāprajñāpāramitāś...
Dadhimaṇḍa (दधिमण्ड).—m. (-ṇḍaḥ) Whey. E. dadhi, and maṇḍa scum.
Dadhikulyā (दधिकुल्या).—a stream of दधि (dadhi); Rām.1.53.3. Dadhikulyā is a Sanskrit compound ...
Dadhisnāna (दधिस्नान) refers to a “ceremonial bath with yoghurt” representing one of the five t...
Dadhidhenu (दधिधेनु).—f. (-nuḥ) A quantity of curds given away at any sacrifice. E. dadhi, and ...
Dadhisara (दधिसर).—m. (-raḥ) The skim of coagulated milk; also sara only. E. dadhi Dahi, and sa...
Dadhyanna (दध्यन्न) refers to the one of the six kinds of “oblation” (havis) mentioned in verse...
Dadhija (दधिज).—n. (-jaṃ) Fresh butter. E. dadhi curdled milk, and ja born.
Dadhisaktu (दधिसक्तु).—m. plu. always (-ktavaḥ) Barley meal mixed with curds. E. dadhi, and sak...
Dadhicāra (दधिचार).—m. (-raḥ) The churning stick. E. dadhi curdled milk, and car to move, in th...
Dadhyuda (दध्युद).—m. (-daḥ) The sea of curds. E. dadhi, and uda water; that which has curds fo...
Śālyodana (शाल्योदन).—boiled rice (of a superior kind). Derivable forms: śālyodanaḥ (शाल्योदनः)...
Dadhisveda (दधिस्वेद).—m. (-daḥ) Buttermilk. E. dadhi as above, and sveda exudation.
Dadhighaṭa refers to: a milk bowl J.II, 102; Note: dadhighaṭa is a Pali compound consisting of...

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