Purah, Puraḥ: 3 definitions
Purah means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, 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.
Biology (plants and animals)Source: Google Books: CRC World Dictionary (Regional names)
Purah in India is the name of a plant defined with Commiphora mukul in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Commiphora mukul (Hook. ex Stocks) Engl. (among others).
Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):
· Complementary Therapies in Medicine (2005)
· Ann. Pharmacother. (1984)
· Journal of the American Medical Association (2003)
· Pakistan Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences (2010)
· Am. J. Health Syst. Pharm.
If you are looking for specific details regarding Purah, for example extract dosage, health benefits, side effects, chemical composition, diet and recipes, pregnancy safety, have a look at these references.
This sections includes definitions from the five kingdoms of living things: Animals, Plants, Fungi, Protists and Monera. It will include both the official binomial nomenclature (scientific names usually in Latin) as well as regional spellings and variants.
Languages of India and abroad
Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
puraḥ (पुरः).—ad S In front or before. 2 First. 3 Formerly. In comp. as purōgāmī, purōvarttī, purassara.
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purāḥ (पुराः).—ad S In former times.
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.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Puraḥ (पुरः):—[from pur] in [compound] for puras.
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with (+14): Purahadipatakacakrantayoga, Purahan, Purahara, Purahita, Purahkara, Purahkarana, Purahkaraniya, Purahkartavya, Purahkarya, Purahkri, Purahkrita, Purahkritam, Purahkritamadhyamakrama, Purahkritya, Purahkriya, Purahkriyacarya, Purahpaka, Purahphala, Purahpradarshita, Purahprahartar.
Ends with: Khapurah.
Full-text (+77): Punahshramana, Purahsara, Purahphala, Purahsaram, Purahsthita, Rajadanta, Purahsthayin, Purahstha, Purahsthatri, Purahprahartri, Purahsphurat, Purahpaka, Purahshukram, Purahsad, Buddhipurahsara, Parimeyapurahsara, Pratyardhapura, Purekkharoti, Pramathitapurahsara, Purohan.
Search found 30 books and stories containing Purah, Puraḥ, Purāḥ; (plurals include: Purahs, Puraḥs, Purāḥs). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Garga Samhita (English) (by Danavir Goswami)
Verse 5.16.13 < [Chapter 16 - Comforting Sri Radha and the Gopis]
Verses 5.15.13-15 < [Chapter 15 - Seeing Sri Radha]
Verse 5.10.22 < [Chapter 10 - The Stories of the Washerman, Weaver, and Florist]
Rig Veda (translation and commentary) (by H. H. Wilson)
Rig Veda 7.18.13 < [Sukta 18]
Rig Veda 9.61.2 < [Sukta 61]
Rig Veda 6.32.3 < [Sukta 32]
Brihad Bhagavatamrita (commentary) (by Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Nārāyana Gosvāmī Mahārāja)
Verse 2.1.206 < [Chapter 1 - Vairāgya (renunciation)]
Verse 2.4.254 < [Chapter 4 - Vaikuṇṭha (the spiritual world)]
Verse 2.4.258 < [Chapter 4 - Vaikuṇṭha (the spiritual world)]
Bhakti-rasamrta-sindhu (by Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī)
Verse 2.5.11 < [Part 5 - Permanent Ecstatic Mood (sthāyī-bhāva)]
Verse 1.2.130 < [Part 2 - Devotional Service in Practice (sādhana-bhakti)]
Verse 2.5.35 < [Part 5 - Permanent Ecstatic Mood (sthāyī-bhāva)]
Vasudevavijaya of Vasudeva (Study) (by Sajitha. A)