Paryushita, Paryuṣita: 16 definitions


Paryushita means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India, 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.

The Sanskrit term Paryuṣita can be transliterated into English as Paryusita or Paryushita, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Dharmashastra (religious law)

Source: Wisdom Library: Dharma-śāstra

Paryuṣita (पर्युषित) is a Sanskrit word referring to “food kept overnight” (even though not soured). The word is used throughout Dharmaśāstra literature such as the Manusmṛti. (also see the Manubhāṣya verse 4.211)

Source: Google Books: Manusmṛti with the Manubhāṣya

Paryuṣita (पर्युषित):—According to Haradatta, food cooked during the day becomes ‘paryuṣita’ after sunset, and that cooked during the night becomes so after sunrise (See the Manubhāṣya verse 4.211)

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Dharmashastra (धर्मशास्त्र, dharmaśāstra) contains the instructions (shastra) regarding religious conduct of livelihood (dharma), ceremonies, jurisprudence (study of law) and more. It is categorized as smriti, an important and authoritative selection of books dealing with the Hindu lifestyle.

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Ayurveda (science of life)

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Source: Ayurveda glossary of terms

Paryuṣita (पर्युषित):—Stale

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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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Sports, Arts and Entertainment (wordly enjoyments)

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Source: Syainika Sastra of Rudradeva with English Translation (art)

Paryuṣita (पर्युषित) refers to “stale (water)” (used in the treatment of Hawks), according to the Śyainika-śāstra: a Sanskrit treatise dealing with the divisions and benefits of Hunting and Hawking, written by Rājā Rudradeva (or Candradeva) in possibly the 13th century.—Accordingly, [while discussing the treatment of hawks]: “[...] If the disease is caused by hurt, meat is to be given with gum-myrrh, even though there is pain in the limbs. The body is to be besmeared with turmeric and it should be sprinkled over with stale water (paryuṣita-ambu). [...]”.

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This section covers the skills and profiencies of the Kalas (“performing arts”) and Shastras (“sciences”) involving ancient Indian traditions of sports, games, arts, entertainment, love-making and other means of wordly enjoyments. Traditionally these topics were dealt with in Sanskrit treatises explaing the philosophy and the justification of enjoying the pleasures of the senses.

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India history and geography

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary

Paryuṣita.—(HRS), ‘outstanding revenue’ which was one of the three kinds of revenue specified in the Arthaśāstra. Note: paryuṣita is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.

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The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as mythology, zoology, royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

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Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

paryuṣita (पर्युषित).—a S Stale.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

paryuṣita (पर्युषित).—a Stale.

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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.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Paryuṣita (पर्युषित).—a.

1) Stale, not fresh; शुक्तं पर्युषितोच्छिष्टं श्वस्पृष्टं पतितेक्षितम् (śuktaṃ paryuṣitocchiṣṭaṃ śvaspṛṣṭaṃ patitekṣitam) Y.1.167; Manusmṛti 4.211; Bhagavadgītā (Bombay) 17.1; cf. अपर्युषित (aparyuṣita).

2) Insipid.

3) Stupid.

4) Vain.

5) Having passed the night.

6) Having stood for a time or in some place.

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

Paryuṣita (पर्युषित) or Paryyuṣita.—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) 1. Stale, not fresh. 2. Insipid. 3. Stupid, vain. E. pari about, vas to abide, aff. kta.

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

Paryuṣita (पर्युषित).—[adjective] having passed a night, stale, nightflat, not fresh, insipid.

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

1) Paryuṣita (पर्युषित):—[=pary-uṣita] [from pary-uṣaṇa > pari-vas] mfn. having passed the night, [Pañcatantra; Mārkaṇḍeya-purāṇa]

2) [v.s. ...] (ifc.) having stood for a time or in some place (e.g. niśā-p, gomūtra-p, [Suśruta]), not fresh, stale, insipid, [Manu-smṛti; Mahābhārata] etc.

3) [v.s. ...] (with vākyam) a word that has not been strictly kept, [Mahābhārata]

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

Paryuṣita (पर्युषित):—[(taḥ-tā-taṃ) n.] Stale.

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

Paryuṣita (पर्युषित) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Pajjosaviya, Paḍiuttha, Pariusia, Parijusiya, Parivasia, Parivuttha, Parivusia.

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

Paryuṣita (ಪರ್ಯುಷಿತ):—[adjective] made or produced some time ago; not new; old.

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Paryuṣita (ಪರ್ಯುಷಿತ):—[noun] a thing that is made or produced some time ago; an old thing.

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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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