Pindipushpa, Piṇḍipuṣpa, Pindi-pushpa, Piṇḍīpuṣpa: 5 definitions


Pindipushpa 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 terms Piṇḍipuṣpa and Piṇḍīpuṣpa can be transliterated into English as Pindipuspa or Pindipushpa, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Biology (plants and animals)

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

Pindipushpa in India is the name of a plant defined with Saraca indica in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Jonesia asoca sensu auct. (among others).

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

· Species Plantarum.
· Flora Indica (1768)
· Mantissa Plantarum (1767)

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Piṇḍipuṣpa (पिण्डिपुष्प) or Piṇḍīpuṣpa (पिण्डीपुष्प).—the Aśoka tree.

Derivable forms: piṇḍipuṣpaḥ (पिण्डिपुष्पः), piṇḍīpuṣpaḥ (पिण्डीपुष्पः).

Piṇḍipuṣpa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms piṇḍi and puṣpa (पुष्प).

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

Piṇḍīpuṣpa (पिण्डीपुष्प):—[=piṇḍī-puṣpa] [from piṇḍī > piṇḍ] m. Jonesia Asoka, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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Pindipushpa 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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