Riramsa, Riraṃsā: 9 definitions


Riramsa 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.

In Hinduism

Ayurveda (science of life)

Source: gurumukhi.ru: Ayurveda glossary of terms

Riraṃsā (रिरंसा):—Excessive desire for sexual intercourse

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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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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Riraṃsā (रिरंसा).—

1) Desire to be pleased or to sport.

2) Desire of pleasure or sexual union, lustfulness, libidinousness.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Riraṃsā (रिरंसा).—f.

(-sā) Wish to sport. E. ram to play, desid. v., aṅ and ṭāpa affs.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Riraṃsā (रिरंसा).—i. e. riraṃsa, desider. of ram, + a, f. 1. Wish to sport, [Nala] 1, 41. 2. Desire of enjoyment, [Bhāgavata-Purāṇa, (ed. Burnouf.)] 9, 14, 20.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Riraṃsā (रिरंसा).—[feminine] desire of (sexual) enjoyment; su [adjective] lustful, lascivious.

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

Riraṃsā (रिरंसा):—f. ([from] [Desiderative] of √ram) desire of pleasure or of sexual enjoyment, lasciviousness, lustfulness, [Mahābhārata; Kathāsaritsāgara; Purāṇa]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Riraṃsā (रिरंसा):—(sā) 1. f. Wish to sport.

[Sanskrit to German]

Riramsa 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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