Paribarha, Pāribarha: 10 definitions


Paribarha 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.

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

[«previous next»] — Paribarha in Purana glossary
Source: Puranic Encyclopedia

Paribarha (परिबर्ह).—One of the children of Garuḍa. (Chapter 101, Udyoga Parva).

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The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.

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Ayurveda (science of life)

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Veterinary Medicine (The study and treatment of Animals)

Source: Shodhganga: Portrayal of Animal Kingdom (Tiryaks) in Epics An Analytical study

Paribarha (परिबर्ह) (lit. “one who has round plumage”) is a synonym (another name) for Garuḍa, according to scientific texts such as the Mṛgapakṣiśāstra (Mriga-pakshi-shastra) or “the ancient Indian science of animals and birds” by Hamsadeva, containing the varieties and descriptions of the animals and birds seen in the Sanskrit Epics such as the Ramayana and Mahabharata.

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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»] — Paribarha in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Paribarha (परिबर्ह).—

1) Retinue, train, attendants; इयं प्रचुरपरिबर्हया भवत्या संवर्ध्यताम् (iyaṃ pracuraparibarhayā bhavatyā saṃvardhyatām) Daśakumāracarita 18; महता परिबर्हेण राज- योग्येन संवृतः (mahatā paribarheṇa rāja- yogyena saṃvṛtaḥ) Mahābhārata (Bombay) 3.264.7.

2) Furniture; (niveśya) चमूं विधानैः परिबर्हशोभिनीम् (camūṃ vidhānaiḥ paribarhaśobhinīm) Rām.2.83.26. परिबर्हवन्ति वेश्मानि (paribarhavanti veśmāni) R.14.15 'rooms properly furnished or provided with furniture'; अर्हेण परिबर्हेण संस्तवेन स्तवेन च (arheṇa paribarheṇa saṃstavena stavena ca) Śiva B.11.27.

3) Royal insignia.

4) The necessaries of life.

5) Property, wealth.

6) A present, presentation; अहं च तस्मिन् भवताभिकामये सहोपनीतं परिबर्हमर्हितुम् (ahaṃ ca tasmin bhavatābhikāmaye sahopanītaṃ paribarhamarhitum) Bhāgavata 4.3.9.

Derivable forms: paribarhaḥ (परिबर्हः).

See also (synonyms): parivarha.

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Pāribarha (पारिबर्ह).—

1) A wedding present; शतरूपा महाराज्ञी पारिबर्हान् महाधनान् । दम्पत्योः पर्यदात् प्रीत्या भूषावासः परिच्छदान् (śatarūpā mahārājñī pāribarhān mahādhanān | dampatyoḥ paryadāt prītyā bhūṣāvāsaḥ paricchadān) || Bhāgavata 3.22.23.

2) Retinue; Mahābhārata (Bombay) 3.14.28.

Derivable forms: pāribarhaḥ (पारिबर्हः).

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

Paribarha (परिबर्ह) or Parivarha.—m. (-rha) 1. Retinue, train. 2. Insignia of royalty. 3. Wealth. 4. Thing, substance. 5. Furniture. E. pari about, or a mark, a sign. varh to cover, ghañ aff.

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

Paribarha (परिबर्ह).—[pari-barh + a], and parivarha pari-varh + a, m. 1. A suitable attire, trim, retinue, [Draupadīpramātha] 1, 7. 2. A suitable furniture, [Rāmāyaṇa] 2, 83, 26.

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Pāribarha (पारिबर्ह).—and pārivarha pārivarha, i. e. paribarha + a, m. 1. Suitable furniture, [Harivaṃśa, (ed. Calc.)] 9039. 2. A proper name.

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

1) Paribarha (परिबर्ह):—[=pari-barha] [from pari-bṛṃh] m. (ifc. f(ā). ) ‘surroundings’, retinue, train, furniture, attire, trim, property, wealth, the necessaries of life, [Mahābhārata; Rāmāyaṇa] etc.

2) [v.s. ...] royal insignia, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

3) Pāribarha (पारिबर्ह):—[=pāri-barha] [from pāri] m. sg. and [plural] = pari-b, [Mahābhārata]

4) [v.s. ...] Name of a son of Garuḍa, [ib.]

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

Paribarha (परिबर्ह):—[pari-barha] (rhaḥ) 1. m. Retinue; insignia of royalty; wealth; thing.

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Paribarha 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»] — Paribarha in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Paribarha (ಪರಿಬರ್ಹ):—

1) [noun] any article or device used or needed in a given activity; a tool, instrument, utensil, etc.; an implement.

2) [noun] a royal emblem.

3) [noun] a body of assistants, followers or servants attending a person; a retinue.

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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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