Kena, Kēṇā, Keṇā: 6 definitions
Kena 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.
Ayurveda (science of life)Source: Advances in Zoology and Botany: Ethnomedicinal List of Plants Treating Fever in Ahmednagar District of Maharashtra, India
Kenā in the Marathi language refers to the medicinal herb “Commelina diffusa Burm.f.”, and is used for ethnomedicine treatment of Fever in Ahmednagar district, India. The parts used are: “Roots”.
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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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
kēṇā (केणा).—m A certain esculent grass.
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kēnā (केना).—m (Or kēṇā) An esculent grass.
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.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Kena (केन).—ind. By what ? whence, how, why; वत्सोपमन्यो केन वृत्तिं कल्पयसि (vatsopamanyo kena vṛttiṃ kalpayasi) Mb.1.3.36.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Kena (केन).—([instrumental] to 1 ka) by whom? etc.; [adverb] why? whence? how?Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Kena (केन):—ind. [instrumental case] ([from] 2. ka), by what? [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa iv; Mahābhārata i, [chapter] 3]
2) whence? [Mahābhārata xiii, 2167; Rāmāyaṇa vi, 12, 4]
3) how? why? [Pañcatantra; Bhartṛhari]
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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Ends with: Anakarnitakena, Antikena, Apavaritakena, Chiratarakena, Ciratarakena, Donkena, Harakena, Kulapurushakena, Kusha-lata-puta-hasta-udakena, Nirvishankena, Parikramitakena, Prashnapurvakena, Pravishtakena, Samantakena, Sarvatmakena, Udakena, Varakena, Vistarakena, Vyatirekena.
Full-text (+149): Apavaritaka, Kenopaniṣad, Kenopanishad, Prayojana, Kenyakunjariyaci Bhaji, Shupaka, Abhisamvanch, Pratiharay, Keneshitopanishad, Ajinaka, Arthitavya, Samunnita, Dakshinaka, Sadharanikri, Talavakaropanishad, Vadishika, Avidita, Vinashti, Nirmanika, Smaranika.
Search found 45 books and stories containing Kena, Kēṇā, Keṇā, Kēnā, Kenā; (plurals include: Kenas, Kēṇās, Keṇās, Kēnās, Kenās). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Kena upanishad (Madhva commentary) (by Srisa Chandra Vasu)
Mantra 1.1 < [Book 1 - Prathama-Khaṇḍa]
Mantra 3.7 < [Book 3 - Tṛtīya-Khaṇḍa]
Mantra 3.4 < [Book 3 - Tṛtīya-Khaṇḍa]
Śrī Kṛṣṇa-vijaya (by Śrī Gunaraja Khan)
Shrimad Bhagavad-gita (by Narayana Gosvami)
Verse 3.36 < [Chapter 3 - Karma-yoga (Yoga through the Path of Action)]
Verse 13.15 < [Chapter 13 - Prakṛti-puruṣa-vibhāga-yoga]
Verse 2.54 < [Chapter 2 - Sāṅkhya-yoga (Yoga through distinguishing the Soul from the Body)]
Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
Act 5.6: Those reborn turn to the Buddha to pay homage to him < [Chapter XIV - Emission of rays]
Introduction: the ten comparisons (upamāna) < [Bodhisattva quality 19: the ten upamānas]
Part 10 - Attaining the qualities of all the Buddhas < [Chapter XLIX - The Four Conditions]
Kena Upanishad with Shankara’s Commentary (by S. Sitarama Sastri)