Krim, Krīṃ: 2 definitions


Krim means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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.

In Hinduism

Ayurveda (science of life)

Source: Google Books: Exploring Mantric Ayurveda

“Krīṃ” is the mantra that relates to kriya (action) and to the Hindu Goddess Kali. It has the powert of lightening (vidyut-shakti) and increases Prana or breath and hence increases or aggravates the Ayurvedic dosha or humor of Vata (wind).

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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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General definition (in Hinduism)

Source: Wisdom Library: Hinduism

Krīṃ is the seed-syllable or bīja-mantra of the Goddess Kali. This Kali-bija also relates to Saturn and Mars and increases Vata.

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