Rasasindura, Rasasindūra, Rasa-sindura: 5 definitions
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
rasasindūra (रससिंदूर).—m n (S) A factitious cinnabar, made of zinc, mercury, blue vitriol, and nitre fused together.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
rasasindūra (रससिंदूर).—n m A factitious cinnabar.
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: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Rasasindūra (रससिन्दूर).—a cinnabar made of zinc, mercury, blue vitriol and nitre.
Derivable forms: rasasindūram (रससिन्दूरम्).
Rasasindūra is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms rasa and sindūra (सिन्दूर).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-raṃ) A sort of factitious cinnabar, made with zinc, mercury, blue vitriol, and nitre, fused together; the compound is used as an escharotic. E. rasa mercury and sindūra minium.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Rasasindūra (रससिन्दूर):—[=rasa-sindūra] [from rasa > ras] n. a sort of factitious cinnabar (used as an escharotic), [Horace H. Wilson]
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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Rasa Jala Nidhi, vol 1: Initiation, Mercury and Laboratory (by Bhudeb Mookerjee)
Part 13 - Mercurial operations (11): Swooning of mercury (murchhana) < [Chapter IV-V - Mercurial operations]
Part 18 - Mercurial operations (16): Incineration of mercury (bhasmikarana) < [Chapter IV-V - Mercurial operations]
Rasa Jala Nidhi, vol 4: Iatrochemistry (by Bhudeb Mookerjee)
Treatment for fever (56): Nagadi rasa < [Chapter II - Fever (jvara)]
Treatment for fever (116): Suvarnadi rasa < [Chapter II - Fever (jvara)]
Treatment for fever (123): Jvara-kunjara-parindra rasa < [Chapter II - Fever (jvara)]
Rasa Jala Nidhi, vol 2: Minerals (uparasa) (by Bhudeb Mookerjee)
Part 3 - Preparations of Hingula < [Chapter XXIII - Uparasa (23): Hingula (cinnabar)]
Rasa Jala Nidhi, vol 5: Treatment of various afflictions (by Bhudeb Mookerjee)