Koshthashuddhi, aka: Koshtha-shuddhi, Kōṣṭhaśuddhi, Koṣṭhaśuddhi; 2 Definition(s)


Koshthashuddhi 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 Kōṣṭhaśuddhi and Koṣṭhaśuddhi can be transliterated into English as Kosthasuddhi or Koshthashuddhi, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Marathi-English dictionary

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kōṣṭhaśuddhi (कोष्ठशुद्धि).—f (S) Clearness of stomach and bowels, as after copious evacuations.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
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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

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Koṣṭhaśuddhi (कोष्ठशुद्धि).—f. evacuation of the bowels.

Derivable forms: koṣṭhaśuddhiḥ (कोष्ठशुद्धिः).

Koṣṭhaśuddhi is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms koṣṭha and śuddhi (शुद्धि).

Source: DDSA: The practical 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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