Hridroga, Hṛdroga, Hrid-roga: 11 definitions

Introduction

Hridroga means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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 Hṛdroga can be transliterated into English as Hrdroga or Hridroga, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Ayurveda (science of life)

Source: Google Books: Ṣoḍaśāṅgahṛdayam: Essentials of Ayurveda

Hṛdroga (हृद्रोग) refers to “cardiac disorder” and is caused by excessive intake of heavy, astringent, bitter and hot food, over-eating, exertion, psychic factors (worry, anxiety, anger etc.) and suppression of urges. Doṣas aggravated thus vitiate the rasa and being situated in heart produce the disease having symptoms according to predominance of vāta etc.

Source: Research Gate: Internal applications of Vatsanabha (Aconitum ferox wall)

Hṛdroga (हृद्रोग) refers to “heart disease”. Vatsanābha (Aconitum ferox), although categorized as sthāvara-viṣa (vegetable poisons), has been extensively used in ayurvedic pharmacopoeia.

Source: Ancient Science of Life: Vaidyavallabha: An Authoritative Work on Ayurveda Therapeutics

Hṛdroga (हृद्रोग) refers to “heart diseases”, and is dealt with in the 17th-century Vaidyavallabha (chapter 6) written by Hastiruci.—The Vaidyavallabha is a work which deals with the treatment and useful for all 8 branches of Ayurveda. The text Vaidyavallabha has been designed based on the need of the period of the author, availability of drugs during that time, disease (viz., hṛdroga) manifesting in that era, socio-economical-cultural-familial-spiritual-aspects of that period Vaidyavallabha.

Source: Shodhganga: Edition translation and critical study of yogasarasamgraha

Hṛdroga (हृद्रोग) refers to “disease of heart” and is one of the various diseases mentioned in the 15th-century Yogasārasaṅgraha (Yogasara-saṅgraha) by Vāsudeva: an unpublished Keralite work representing an Ayurvedic compendium of medicinal recipes. The Yogasārasaṃgraha [mentioning hṛdroga] deals with entire recipes in the route of administration, and thus deals with the knowledge of pharmacy (bhaiṣajya-kalpanā) which is a branch of pharmacology (dravyaguṇa).

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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

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

hṛdrōga (हृद्रोग).—m (S) Disease of the heart, lit. fig.; heartburn &c.; anxiety, care, sorrow, grief, regret, remorse &c.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

hṛdrōga (हृद्रोग).—m Disease of the heart.

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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Hṛdroga (हृद्रोग).—

1) a heart-disease, heartburn.

2) sorrow, grief, anguish.

3) love.

4) the sign Aquarius of the zodiac.

Derivable forms: hṛdrogaḥ (हृद्रोगः).

Hṛdroga is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms hṛd and roga (रोग).

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

Hṛdroga (हृद्रोग).—m.

(-gaḥ) 1. Heart-burn. 2. Any disease of the heart. 3. Sorrow, grief, anguish. 4. Love. 5. The sign Aquarius of the zodiac, (in this sense more properly of Greek origin: see hradroga.) E. hṛd the heart, roga disease; also hṛdayaroga .

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

Hṛdroga (हृद्रोग).—[masculine] heart-disease or -grief.

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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. 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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