Kayaklesha, aka: Kāyaklēśa, Kāyakleśa, Kaya-klesha; 4 Definition(s)


Kayaklesha 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 terms Kāyaklēśa and Kāyakleśa can be transliterated into English as Kayaklesa or Kayaklesha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Marathi-English dictionary

Kayaklesha in Marathi glossary... « previous · [K] · next »

kāyaklēśa (कायक्लेश).—m or m pl Bodily suffering or toilsome efforts.

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kāyaklēśa (कायक्लेश).—m S Bodily suffering.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

kāyaklēśa (कायक्लेश).—m Physical labour, bodily suf- fering.

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

Kayaklesha in Sanskrit glossary... « previous · [K] · next »

Kāyakleśa (कायक्लेश).—bodily suffering or pain; कायक्ले- शभयात्त्येजत् (kāyakle- śabhayāttyejat) Bg.18.8.

Derivable forms: kāyakleśaḥ (कायक्लेशः).

Kāyakleśa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kāya and kleśa (क्लेश).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Kāyakleśa (कायक्लेश).—m.

(-śaḥ) Bodily suffering, toil or pain. E. kāya, and kleśa distress.

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