Ratirasa, Rati-rasa: 6 definitions
Ratirasa means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Ratirasa (रतिरस).—sexual pleasure.
Derivable forms: ratirasaḥ (रतिरसः).
Ratirasa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms rati and rasa (रस).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Ratirasa (रतिरस).—1. [masculine] sexual enjoyment.
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Ratirasa (रतिरस).—2. [adjective] sweet as love.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Ratirasa (रतिरस):—[=rati-rasa] [from rati > ram] m. the taste or pleasure of love, [Amaru-śataka]
2) [v.s. ...] mfn. as sweet as love, [Meghadūta]
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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.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
Ratirasa (ರತಿರಸ):—[noun] the taste or pleasure of love.
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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Starts with: Ratirasaglani.
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