Hridodbhava, aka: Hṛdodbhava; 1 Definition(s)
Hridodbhava 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 Hṛdodbhava can be transliterated into English as Hrdodbhava or Hridodbhava, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Āyurveda (science of life)
Hṛdodbhava (हृदोद्भव) refers to “fishes found in big lakes”, according to the Dhanvantari-nighaṇṭu. It is also known as hṛdodbhavamatsya. In the science of Āyurveda (ancient Indian healthcare), the meat of a fish (matsya) is used and prepared in balanced diets. Hṛdodbhava fish are strength-boosters. The Dhanvantarinighaṇṭu is a 10th-century medicinal thesaurus (nighaṇṭu) containing characteristics and synonyms of various herbal plants and minerals.
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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