Namaskari, Namaskārī: 2 definitions
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Ayurveda (science of life)Source: WorldCat: Rāj nighaṇṭu
Namaskārī (नमस्कारी) is another name for Lajjālu, a medicinal plant identified with Mimosa pudica Linn. or “sensitive plant” from the Fabaceae or “legume” family of flowering plants, according to verse 5.103-106 of the 13th-century Raj Nighantu or Rājanighaṇṭu. The fifth chapter (parpaṭādi-varga) of this book enumerates sixty varieties of smaller plants (kṣudra-kṣupa). Together with the names Namaskārī and Lajjālu, there are a total of twenty-two Sanskrit synonyms identified for this plant.
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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Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
Namaskāri (ನಮಸ್ಕಾರಿ):—[noun] the small sensitive plant Mimosa pudica of Mimosaceae family; touch-me-not; humble plant.
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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Chaitanya Bhagavata (by Bhumipati Dāsa)
Verse 1.10.53 < [Chapter 10 - Marriage with Śrī Lakṣmīpriyā]
Verse 1.9.113 < [Chapter 9 - Nityānanda’s Childhood Pastimes and Travels to Holy Places]
Verse 3.4.140 < [Chapter 4 - Descriptions of Śrī Acyutānanda’s Pastimes and the Worship of Śrī Mādhavendra]
Amarakoshodghatana of Kshirasvamin (study) (by A. Yamuna Devi)