Ojasvin: 11 definitions
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Natyashastra (theatrics and dramaturgy)Source: Google Books: Saṅgītaśiromaṇi: A Medieval Handbook of Indian Music
Ojasvin (ओजस्विन्, “vigorous”) refers to a musical expression corresponding with sucitra (extremely diverse), the sixteenth word of the elā composition (prabandha).—When by a dense arrangement of the text syllables in three octaves the furious sentiment (raudra) is expressed, this is vigour (ojas). A sound with that characteristic is vigorous (ojasvin).
Natyashastra (नाट्यशास्त्र, nāṭyaśāstra) refers to both the ancient Indian tradition (shastra) of performing arts, (natya—theatrics, drama, dance, music), as well as the name of a Sanskrit work dealing with these subjects. It also teaches the rules for composing Dramatic plays (nataka), construction and performance of Theater, and Poetic works (kavya).
Ayurveda (science of life)Source: gurumukhi.ru: Ayurveda glossary of terms
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 dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) Strong, vigorous, energetic, powerful; रूपं तदोजस्वि तदेव वीर्यम् (rūpaṃ tadojasvi tadeva vīryam) R.5.37; Śiśupālavadha 12.35.
2) Splendid, bright.
3) See ओजस् (ojas) (5); प्रसादरम्यमोजस्वि (prasādaramyamojasvi) Kirātārjunīya 11.38.
See also (synonyms): ojasvat.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Ojasvin (ओजस्विन्).—mfn. (-svi-svinī-svi) 1. Mighty, powerful, strong. 2. Splendid, bright. E. ojas and vini aff.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Ojasvin (ओजस्विन्).—[ojas + vin], adj., f. nī, Strong, Mahābhārata 14, 100.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Ojasvin (ओजस्विन्).—[adjective] strong, energetic, courageous.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Ojasvin (ओजस्विन्):—[=ojas-vin] [from ojas] mfn. idem, [Taittirīya-saṃhitā; Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa; Mahābhārata] etc.
2) [v.s. ...] m. Name of a son of Manu Bhautya, [Viṣṇu-purāṇa]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Ojasvin (ओजस्विन्):—[(svī-svinī-svi) a.] Splendid; strong, mighty.Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)
Ojasvin (ओजस्विन्) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Oyaṃsi.
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The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
The Shiva Purana (by J. L. Shastri)
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The Linga Purana (by J. L. Shastri)