Paravashya, Pāravaśya, Paravaśya, Para-vashya: 8 definitions


Paravashya 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 terms Pāravaśya and Paravaśya can be transliterated into English as Paravasya or Paravashya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Ayurveda (science of life)

[«previous next»] — Paravashya in Ayurveda glossary

Toxicology (Study and Treatment of poison)

Source: Shodhganga: Kasyapa Samhita—Text on Visha Chikitsa

Pāravaśya (पारवश्य) refers to “debility” or “lack of control” (of all the organs of the body) and represents one of the ten symptoms of a snake-bite (daṃśaceṣṭita) that could be potentially fatal, as taught in the Ceṣṭita (“symptoms of snake-bites”) section of the Kāśyapa Saṃhitā: an ancient Sanskrit text from the Pāñcarātra tradition dealing with both Tantra and Viṣacikitsā—an important topic from Āyurveda which deals with the study of Toxicology (Agadatantra or Sarpavidyā).—The ten symptoms of a bite ordained by time/death that could be fatal mentioned by Kaśyapa are—horripilation, thirst/burning sensation, profuse sweat, phlegm, inflammation/irritation of all the organs of the body, debility/lack of control of all the organs (sarvāṅga-pāravaśya), salivation, incoherent blabbering, lack of memory and finally death.

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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

Sanskrit dictionary

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

Pāravaśya (पारवश्य).—Dependence, subjection, subservience.

Derivable forms: pāravaśyam (पारवश्यम्).

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Paravaśya (परवश्य).—a. subject to another, dependent, dependent on others; सर्वं परवशं दुःखं सर्वमात्मवशं सुखम् (sarvaṃ paravaśaṃ duḥkhaṃ sarvamātmavaśaṃ sukham).

Paravaśya is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms para and vaśya (वश्य). See also (synonyms): paravaśa.

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

Pāravaśya (पारवश्य).—[neuter] dependence, the being subject or obnoxious to (—°).

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

1) Paravaśya (परवश्य):—[=para-vaśya] [from para] mfn. = -vaśa

2) Pāravaśya (पारवश्य):—[=pāra-vaśya] [from pāra] n. (-vaśa) dependence, [Kapila]

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Pāravaśya (पारवश्य) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Pāravassa.

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Paravashya 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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Paravashya in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Pāravaśya (ಪಾರವಶ್ಯ):—

1) [noun] = ಪಾರತಂತ್ರ್ಯ [paratamtrya].

2) [noun] the state of being completely engrossed in (as in some thought, enjoyment, etc.); absorption.

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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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