Hastyayurveda, Hastyāyurveda, Hastin-ayurveda: 6 definitions

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Hastyayurveda 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

Ayurveda (science of life)

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Veterinary Medicine (The study and treatment of Animals)

Source: Asian Agri-History: Paśu Āyurvēda (Veterinary Medicine) in Garuḍapurāṇa

Hastyāyurveda (हस्त्यायुर्वेद) or Gajāyurveda refers to a branch of Āyurveda dealing with “elephants”.—Although research on medical science has opened new sources of remedies, Āyurveda is continuing as a mainstay in the treatment due to its easy availability coupled with safe, effective, and sustainable claims. Āyurveda is not only responsible for the health of human beings but also plays an important role in Veterinary sciences. Since antiquity, different branches of Āyurveda, [like Hastyāyurveda—deals with hasti/gaja (elephants)] [...].

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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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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Hastyāyurveda (हस्त्यायुर्वेद).—a work dealing with the treatment of the elephant's diseases.

Derivable forms: hastyāyurvedaḥ (हस्त्यायुर्वेदः).

Hastyāyurveda is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms hastin and āyurveda (आयुर्वेद).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Hastyāyurveda (हस्त्यायुर्वेद).—m.

(-daḥ) A work treating of the diseases of elephants.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum

1) Hastyāyurveda (हस्त्यायुर्वेद) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—by Pālakāpya. Kh. 90. See Gajāyurveda.

2) Hastyāyurveda (हस्त्यायुर्वेद):—(q. v.) by Pālakāpya. Stein 192. Printed in Poona. 1894.

Hastyāyurveda has the following synonyms: Gajāyurveda.

3) Hastyāyurveda (हस्त्यायुर्वेद):—by Pālakāpya. Ulwar 1644.

4) Hastyāyurveda (हस्त्यायुर्वेद):—by Pālakāpya. As p. 239. Bc 385. 513. Bd. 899.

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

Hastyāyurveda (हस्त्यायुर्वेद):—[=hasty-āyurveda] [from hasty > hasta] m. a work on the treatment of el° diseases, [Catalogue(s)]

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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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Nepali dictionary

[«previous next»] — Hastyayurveda in Nepali glossary
Source: unoes: Nepali-English Dictionary

Hastyāyurveda (हस्त्यायुर्वेद):—n. a volume on the treatment of an elephant;

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Nepali is the primary language of the Nepalese people counting almost 20 million native speakers. The country of Nepal is situated in the Himalaya mountain range to the north of India.

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