Pashanabhedana, Pāṣāṇabhedana, Pashana-bhedana: 3 definitions


Pashanabhedana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, biology. 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 Pāṣāṇabhedana can be transliterated into English as Pasanabhedana or Pashanabhedana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Biology (plants and animals)

[«previous next»] — Pashanabhedana in Biology glossary
Source: Google Books: CRC World Dictionary (Regional names)

1) Pashanabhedana in India is the name of a plant defined with Bergenia ciliata in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Bergenia ciliata Stein (among others).

2) Pashanabhedana is also identified with Bergenia pacumbis It has the synonym Saxifraga ligulata Hook. f. & Thomas (etc.).

3) Pashanabhedana is also identified with Bergenia stracheyi It has the synonym Saxifraga milesii Baker (etc.).

Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):

· Bull. Soc. Bot. Fr. (1894)
· Fitoterapia (1994)
· Naturlichen Pflanzenfamilien (1891)
· Acta Phytotaxonomica Sinica (1988)
· Prodromus Florae Nepalensis. (1825)
· Ethnobotany (2002)

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Pashanabhedana in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Pāṣāṇabhedana (पाषाणभेदन):—[=pāṣāṇa-bhedana] [from pāṣāṇa] m. idem or Lycopodium Imbricatum, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

[Sanskrit to German]

Pashanabhedana 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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