Devasushi, Devasuṣi, Deva-sushi: 5 definitions


Devasushi 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.

The Sanskrit term Devasuṣi can be transliterated into English as Devasusi or Devasushi, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Devasushi in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Devasuṣi (देवसुषि).—a tube or cavity (in the heart) leading to the gods; cf. उदान, तस्य ह वा एतस्य हृदयस्य पञ्च देवसुषयः (udāna, tasya ha vā etasya hṛdayasya pañca devasuṣayaḥ) Ch. Up.3.13.1.

Derivable forms: devasuṣiḥ (देवसुषिः).

Devasuṣi is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms deva and suṣi (सुषि).

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

Devasuṣi (देवसुषि):—[=deva-suṣi] [from deva] m. a divine tube or vital air (5 in number, viz. prāṇa, vy-āna, apāna, sam-āna, ud-āna), [Chāndogya-upaniṣad iii, 13, 1.]

[Sanskrit to German]

Devasushi in German

context information

Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). 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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Devasushi in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Dēvasuṣi (ದೇವಸುಷಿ):—[noun] (yoga.) any of the five divine tubes for the vital airs.

context information

Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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