Ropana: 16 definitions


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Alternative spellings of this word include Ropan.

In Hinduism

Ayurveda (science of life)

Source: Wisdom Library: Āyurveda and botany

Ropana (रोपन) refers to the “healing” of wounds, and is used throughout Ayurvedic literature such as the Caraka-saṃhitā and the Suśruta-saṃhitā.

Source: Ayurveda glossary of terms

Ropaṇa (रोपण):—[ropaṇaṃ] Substances facilitating wound healing

Source: National Mission for Manuscripts: Traditional Medicine System in India

Ropaṇa (रोपण) refers to “healing” and is the action (karma) associated with Ślakṣṇa (“smooth”): one of the twenty Śārīraguṇa (or Gurvādiguṇa), which refers to the “twenty qualities of the body”—where guṇa (property) represents one of the six divisions of dravya (drugs).—Śārīraka-guṇas are twenty in number. There are ten guṇas with their opposite guṇas. [...] Ślakṣṇa (“smooth”) has the predominant bhūta (element) of earth, water and the associated actions of “healing/ropaṇa”; while Khara (“rough”) has the predominant bhūta (element) of air and is associated with the action “scraping/lekhana”.

Source: Asian Agri-History: Paśu Āyurvēda (Veterinary Medicine) in Garuḍapurāṇa

Ropaṇa (रोपण) refers to the “healing” of wounds (vraṇa), according to Āyurveda sections in the Garuḍapurāṇa.—[...] After Viśodhana (wash off the ulcer's/wound's impurities by medicated decoction), the following formulations can be used for śodhana (purification) and ropaṇa (healing) externally:—[... e.g.,] The eraṇḍa-mūla (Castor root), two types of haridrā (Turmeric), Citraka (Plumbago zeylanica), Viśvabheṣaja (Zingiber officinale), Rasona (Allium sativum) and saindhava (rock salt) are ground well with takra (butter milk) or kāñjī (sour gruel). [...]

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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

Pali-English dictionary

Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary

Ropana, (nt.) & ropanā (f.) (fr. ropeti1) 1. planting PvA. 151 (ārāma°); Mhvs 15, 41.—2. healing S. IV, 177 (vaṇa°).—3. furthering, making grow Ps. II, 115 (buddhi°). ‹-› 4. (f.) accusation Vin. IV, 36. (Page 577)

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Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.

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Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

rōpaṇa (रोपण).—n (rōpa S) Planting or laying (a charge against). v kara.

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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.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Ropaṇa (रोपण).—[ruh ṇic hasya paḥ lyuṭ]

1) The act of erecting, setting up or raising.

2) Planting.

3) Healing.

4) A healing application (used for sores).

-ṇaḥ An arrow.

Derivable forms: ropaṇam (रोपणम्).

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

Ropaṇa (रोपण).—n.

(-ṇaṃ) 1. Placing in or upon. 2. Planting. 3. Raising. 4. A disturbing or bewildering of the mind, a confusing or confusion of ideas. 5. Cicatrizing, healing. 6. A healing application to sores or wounds. 7. A kind of collyrium. m.

(-ṇaḥ) Quicksilver. E. ruh to ascend, causal v., or rup to bewilder, aff. lyuṭ .

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

Ropaṇa (रोपण).—n. I. i. e. ruh, [Causal.], + ana. 1. Planting. 2. Raising. 3. Placing. 4. Cicatrizing. 5. A healing application to sores. Ii. i. e. rup = lup + ana, Confusing.

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

Ropaṇa (रोपण).—[adjective] ([feminine] ī) & [neuter] putting or placing on, erecting, planting; causing to grow together, healing, curing.

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

1) Ropaṇa (रोपण):—[from rup] a etc. See p. 889, col. 2.

2) [from ropa] 1. ropaṇa mfn. causing bodily pain, [Atharva-veda]

3) [v.s. ...] n. = vimohana or upadrava, [Taittirīya-brāhmaṇa [Scholiast or Commentator]]

4) [from ropa] 2. ropaṇa mf(ī)n. causing to grow, causing to grow over or cicatrize, healing, [Suśruta]

5) [v.s. ...] putting on [Kathāsaritsāgara]

6) [v.s. ...] m. an arrow, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

7) [v.s. ...] n. the act of setting up or erecting, raising, [Kṛṣisaṃgraha]

8) [v.s. ...] the act of planting, setting, sowing, transplanting, [Pañcatantra; Kṛṣisaṃgraha]

9) [v.s. ...] healing or a healing application (used for sores), [Suśruta]

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

Ropaṇa (रोपण):—(ṇaṃ) 1. n. Placing; planting; raising a bewildering of the mind; cicatrizing, healing.

[Sanskrit to German]

Ropana 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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Hindi dictionary

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

1) Ropaṇa (रोपण) [Also spelled ropan]:—(nm) (the act or process of) planting, plantation, implanting; sowing.

2) Ropanā (रोपना) [Also spelled ropna]:—(v) to plant; to implant; to establish firmly; to transplant; to sow; -, [pāṃva] to entrench oneself firmly; to stay determinedly in one’s position; to intermeddle.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Rōpaṇa (ರೋಪಣ):—[noun] = ರೋಪ - [ropa -] 3.

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