Mandali, aka: Maṇḍalī, Maṇḍali; 4 Definition(s)


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In Hinduism

Ayurveda (science of life)

Maṇḍali is a kind of venomous snake. Its venom is mainly regarded to cause pitta-disorders in the traditional medical texts. For the symptoms caused by maṇḍali snake-bite, see Carakasaṃhitā Cikitsāsthāna 23.124, 128; Suśrutasaṃhitā Kalpasthāna 4.37, 39, 5.7; Aṣṭāṅgahṛdayasaṃhitā Uttarasthāna 36.23-24 = Aṣṭāṅgasaṃgraha Uttarasthāna 41.65-66; the Jyotsnikā and the Maṇḍalicikitsā.

Source: eJournal of Indian Medicine: A Case of Contact with Spider Venom
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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

Pali-English dictionary

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maṇḍalī : (adj.) having a disk; circular.

Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
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Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.

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Marathi-English dictionary

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maṇḍalī (मंडली).—f (S) An assembly, a company, a congregated or a corporate body. 2 A many-legged worm that, on being touched, coils itself into a maṇḍala.

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maṇḍāḷī (मंडाळी).—f (maṇḍalī S) A many-legged worm which, on being touched, coils itself into a ring.

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māndaḷī (मांदळी).—f (maṇḍala S) The tamborine called ḍapha or the frame of it.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

maṇḍalī (मंडली) [-ḷī, -ळी].—f An assembly.

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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