Mridukoshtha, Mṛdukoṣṭha, Mridu-koshtha: 7 definitions


Mridukoshtha 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 Mṛdukoṣṭha can be transliterated into English as Mrdukostha or Mridukoshtha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Ayurveda (science of life)

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

Mṛdukoṣṭha (मृदुकोष्ठ):—A physiological type of Koṣṭha produced because of the dominance of Pitta. The individual with this type of Koṣṭha, passes soft bowels and has good digestive ability.

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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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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Mridukoshtha in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Mṛdukoṣṭha (मृदुकोष्ठ).—a. having bowels which are relaxed or easily affected by medicines.

Mṛdukoṣṭha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms mṛdu and koṣṭha (कोष्ठ).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Mṛdukoṣṭha (मृदुकोष्ठ).—m.

(-ṣṭhaḥ) A man of lax bowels, one easily affected by medicine. E. mṛdu, and koṣṭha intestinal canal.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Mṛdukoṣṭha (मृदुकोष्ठ):—[=mṛdu-koṣṭha] [from mṛdu > mṛd] mfn. having relaxed bowels, relaxed, [Caraka]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Mṛdukoṣṭha (मृदुकोष्ठ):—[mṛdu-koṣṭha] (ṣṭhaḥ) 1. m. One easily purged, a man of tender bowels.

[Sanskrit to German]

Mridukoshtha in German

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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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