Laksharasa, Lākṣārasa, Laksha-rasa: 3 definitions


Laksharasa 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.

The Sanskrit term Lākṣārasa can be transliterated into English as Laksarasa or Laksharasa, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Ayurveda (science of life)

[«previous next»] — Laksharasa in Ayurveda glossary
Source: Ayurveda glossary of terms

Lākṣārasa (लाक्षारस):—A liquid preparation prepared of lakh by adding 6 times of water and processed in dolayantra

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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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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Laksharasa in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Lākṣārasa (लाक्षारस):—[=lākṣā-rasa] [from lākṣā] m. ([probably]) = -taila, [Suśruta]

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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 (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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Laksharasa in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Lākṣārasa (ಲಾಕ್ಷಾರಸ):—[noun] the liquid, refined lac.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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