Mulakanda, aka: Mūlakanda, Mūlakandā, Mula-kanda; 5 Definition(s)
Mulakanda means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, Marathi. 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.
Rasashastra (chemistry and alchemy)
Mūlakandā (मूलकन्दा):—One of the sixty-four Divyauṣadhi, which are powerful drugs for solidifying mercury (rasa), according to Rasaprakāśa-sudhākara (chapter 9).Source: Wisdom Library: Rasa-śāstra
Rasashastra (रसशास्त्र, rasaśāstra) is an important branch of Ayurveda, specialising in chemical interactions with herbs, metals and minerals. Some texts combine yogic and tantric practices with various alchemical operations. The ultimate goal of Rasashastra is not only to preserve and prolong life, but also to bestow wealth upon humankind.
Languages of India and abroad
mūlakanda : (m.) a bulbous root.Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
Mūlakanda refers to: eatable tuber DhA. III, 130; IV, 78 (mūlaka°). See also kanda.
Note: mūlakanda is a Pali compound consisting of the words mūla and kanda.Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
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.
muḷakaṇḍa (मुळकंड).—n muḷakuṇḍī f (mūḷa & kanda) muḷakhaṇḍa n muḷa- khaṇḍī f (mūḷa & khaṇḍa) A root or a part of the root, a single ramification.Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
muḷakaṇḍa (मुळकंड).—n-kuṇḍī f-khaṇḍa n-khaṇḍī f A root or a part of it.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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.
Ends with: Jagadankuramulakanda.
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