Duhkhashila, Duḥkhaśīla, Duhkha-shila: 7 definitions

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Duhkhashila 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 Duḥkhaśīla can be transliterated into English as Duhkhasila or Duhkhashila, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Ayurveda (science of life)

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Source: gurumukhi.ru: Ayurveda glossary of terms

Duḥkhaśīla (दुःखशील):—Unhapjy disposition

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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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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

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

Duḥkhaśīla (दुःखशील).—a.

1) hard to please or manage, bad tempered, irritable; उपेत्य सा दोहददुःख- शीलताम् (upetya sā dohadaduḥkha- śīlatām) R.3.6; Ś.4.

2) accustomed to the misery of; कामेकपत्नीव्रतदुःखशीलाम् (kāmekapatnīvrataduḥkhaśīlām) Kumārasambhava 3.7; 'who is accustomed to (suffer) the misery (hard lot) of a perfectly chaste life.

Duḥkhaśīla is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms duḥkha and śīla (शील).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Duḥkhaśīla (दुःखशील).—adj. austere, Mahābhārata 4, 277.

Duḥkhaśīla is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms duḥkha and śīla (शील).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Duḥkhaśīla (दुःखशील).—[adjective] having a difficult temper, full of pretensions, irritable.

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

Duḥkhaśīla (दुःखशील):—[=duḥkha-śīla] [from duḥkha] mfn. bad-tempered, irritable, [Mahābhārata]

[Sanskrit to German]

Duhkhashila in German

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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 (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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