Kshobha, aka: Kṣōbha, Kṣobha; 5 Definition(s)


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The Sanskrit terms Kṣōbha and Kṣobha can be transliterated into English as Ksobha or Kshobha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

India history and geogprahy

Kṣobha.—cf. a-lavaṇa-guḍa-kṣobha (IE 8-5; EI 1); obligation or trouble. Note: kṣobha is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary
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The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

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kṣōbha (क्षोभ).—m (S) Agitation, commotion, excitement, perturbation; disturbance generally of the tranquil or still state. 2 By eminence. The commotion of anger,--passion, rage, fury.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

kṣōbha (क्षोभ).—m Agitation; the commotion of anger, rage.

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

Kṣobha (क्षोभ).—[kṣubha-ghañ]

1) Shaking, moving, tossing; Me.28, 97; so काननक्षोभः (kānanakṣobhaḥ) &c.

2) Jolting; R.1.58; अयं तस्या रथक्षोभादंसेनांसो निपीडितः (ayaṃ tasyā rathakṣobhādaṃsenāṃso nipīḍitaḥ) V.3.11.

3) (a) Agitation, disturbance, excitement, emotion; क्षोभक° (kṣobhaka°) U.3.3.29; स्वयं- वरक्षोभकृतामभावः (svayaṃ- varakṣobhakṛtāmabhāvaḥ) R.7.3; अथेन्द्रियक्षोभमयुग्मनेत्रः पुनर्वशित्वाद्ब- लवन्निगृह्य (athendriyakṣobhamayugmanetraḥ punarvaśitvādba- lavannigṛhya) Ku.3.69. (b) Provocation, irritation; प्रायः स्वं महिमानं क्षोभात्प्रतिपद्यते जन्तुः (prāyaḥ svaṃ mahimānaṃ kṣobhātpratipadyate jantuḥ) Ś.6.31.

Derivable forms: kṣobhaḥ (क्षोभः).

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Kṣobha (क्षोभ).—&c. See under क्षुभ् (kṣubh).

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Kṣobha (क्षोभ).—[kṣu-man] (?mam) A room on the top of a house.

-mam Woven silk.

Derivable forms: kṣobhaḥ (क्षोभः).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Kṣobha (क्षोभ).—m.

(-bhaḥ) 1. Agitation, emotion. 2. Shaking, trembling, tossing. E. kṣubh to be agitated, ghañ aff.

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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