Dussaha; 3 Definition(s)


Dussaha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali. 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

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

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Dussaha (दुस्सह).—A son of Dhṛtarāṣṭra. He was wounded by the arrows of Sātyaki and killed by Bhīma. (Droṇa Parva, Chapter 135).

Source: archive.org: Puranic Encyclopaedia
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The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.

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General definition (in Hinduism)

Dussaha (दुस्‍सह): A son of Dhritarashtra killed by Bhima.

Source: WikiPedia: Hinduism

Languages of India and abroad

Pali-English dictionary

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dussaha : (adj.) difficult to bear on.

Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
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Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.

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Saha (सह).—mfn. (-haḥ-hā-haṃ) Patient, enduring, suffering, bearing. m. (-haḥ) The month Agraha...
Duḥsaha (दुःसह).—mfn. (-haḥ-hā-haṃ) Intolerable, difficult to be borne. E. dur, and saha what i...
Dur (दुर्).—ind. A depreciative particle, implying, 1. Pain, trouble, (bad, difficult, ill.) 2....
Sudusmaha (सुदुस्मह).—mfn. (-haḥ-hā-haṃ) Very difficult to be endured. E. su very, dussaha unen...

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