Dahavyadhi, Dāhavyādhi, Daha-vyadhi: 1 definition

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Dahavyadhi 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.

In Hinduism

Natyashastra (theatrics and dramaturgy)

Source: archive.org: Natya Shastra

Dāhavyādhi (दाहव्याधि) refers to “fever with a feeling of heat” and represents one of the two kinds of fever.—Dāhavyādhi is to be represented by throwing out clothes, the hands and the feet, desire to roll on the ground, use of unguent, desire for coolness, lamentation, crying and the like.

Fever (vyādhi) with a feeling of heat (dāha), is to be represented by throwing out clothes, the hands and the feet, desire [to roll on] the ground, [use of] unguent, desire for coolness, lamentation, crying and the like,

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Natyashastra (नाट्यशास्त्र, nāṭyaśāstra) refers to both the ancient Indian tradition (śāstra) of performing arts, (nāṭya, e.g., theatrics, drama, dance, music), as well as the name of a Sanskrit work dealing with these subjects. It also teaches the rules for composing dramatic plays (nataka) and poetic works (kavya).

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