Jatumukha, Jatu-mukha: 4 definitions
Jatumukha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, biology. 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.
Biology (plants and animals)
Jatumukha in India is the name of a plant defined with Oryza sativa in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Oryza sativa var. savannae Körn. (among others).
Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):
· Indian Forester (1952)
· Journal de Botanique, rédigé par une société de botanistes (1813)
· Acta Genetica Sinica (1990)
· Flora Cochinchinensis (1790)
· Flora Brasiliensis (1871)
· Botanisches Archiv (1922)
If you are looking for specific details regarding Jatumukha, for example pregnancy safety, side effects, diet and recipes, health benefits, chemical composition, extract dosage, have a look at these references.
This sections includes definitions from the five kingdoms of living things: Animals, Plants, Fungi, Protists and Monera. It will include both the official binomial nomenclature (scientific names usually in Latin) as well as regional spellings and variants.
Languages of India and abroad
Jatumukha (जतुमुख):—[=jatu-mukha] [from jatu] m. ‘lac-faced’, a kind of rice, [Suśruta i, 46, 1, 9.]
[Sanskrit to German]
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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Search found 1 books and stories containing Jatumukha, Jatu-mukha; (plurals include: Jatumukhas, mukhas). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Sushruta Samhita, volume 1: Sutrasthana (by Kaviraj Kunja Lal Bhishagratna)