Raukshya, Raukṣya: 11 definitions
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The Sanskrit term Raukṣya can be transliterated into English as Rauksya or Raukshya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Ayurveda (science of life)Source: gurumukhi.ru: Ayurveda glossary of terms
Āyurveda (आयुर्वेद, ayurveda) is a branch of Indian science dealing with medicine, herbalism, taxology, anatomy, surgery, alchemy and related topics. Traditional practice of Āyurveda in ancient India dates back to at least the first millenium BC. Literature is commonly written in Sanskrit using various poetic metres.
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
raukṣya (रौक्ष्य).—n S Roughness, dryness, harshness, austereness. See for full explanation and illustration the adjective rukṣa.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
raukṣya (रौक्ष्य).—n Roughness, dryness.
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
1) Hardness, dryness, aridity.
2) Roughness, harshness, cruelty; प्रतिषेधरौक्ष्यम् (pratiṣedharaukṣyam) R.5.58; निदेश° (nideśa°) 14.58.
3) Poverty; अकल्ककस्य विप्रस्य रौक्ष्यात् करकृतात्मनः (akalkakasya viprasya raukṣyāt karakṛtātmanaḥ) Mahābhārata (Bombay) 13.23.53.
Derivable forms: raukṣyam (रौक्ष्यम्).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-kṣyaṃ) 1. Roughness, ruggedness. 2. Harshness, unkindness. E. rukṣa hard, ṣyañ aff.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Raukṣya (रौक्ष्य).—i. e. rūkṣa + ya, n. Roughness, hardness, [Raghuvaṃśa, (ed. Stenzler.)] 5, 58.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Raukṣya (रौक्ष्य).—[neuter] roughness, harshness.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Raukṣya (रौक्ष्य):—[from raukṣa-citta] n. ([from] rūkṣa) roughness, hardness, dryness, aridity, [Yājñavalkya; Suśruta]
2) [v.s. ...] harshness, cruelty, uncouthness, [Mahābhārata; Raghuvaṃśa]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Raukṣya (रौक्ष्य):—(kṣyaṃ) 1. n. Roughness.
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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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