Samudga, Sāmudga: 9 definitions



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In Hinduism

Natyashastra (theatrics and dramaturgy)

Source: Wisdom Library: Nāṭya-śāstra

1) Samudga (समुद्ग) refers to one of the ten kinds of yamaka, according to Nāṭyaśāstra chapter 17. Yamaka is one of the four “figures of speech” (alaṃkāra), used when composing dramatic compositions (kāvya).

2) Samudga (समुद्ग) refers to one of the three kinds of vivadha, mentioned in the Nāṭyaśāstra chapter 31. Vivadha refers to one of the three limbs of vastu (‘thing’), or “principal parts of songs”.

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Natyashastra (नाट्यशास्त्र, nāṭyaśāstra) refers to both the ancient Indian tradition (śāstra) of performing arts, (nāṭya, e.g., theatrics, drama, dance, music), as well as the name of a Sanskrit work dealing with these subjects. It also teaches the rules for composing dramatic plays (nataka) and poetic works (kavya).

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Ayurveda (science of life)

Source: Ayurveda glossary of terms

Sāmudga (सामुद्ग):—Consuming the medicine both at beginning and also end of the meals.

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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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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Samudga (समुद्ग).—1 Ā.

1) To rise, ascend.

2) To rise together.

3) To come forth, issue, exude.

Derivable forms: samudgam (समुद्गम्).

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Samudga (समुद्ग).—a.

1) Rising, ascending.

2) Completely pervading.

3) Having a covering or lid.

4) Having beans.

-dgaḥ 1 A covered box or casket; शुक्लंश्चन्दनकल्कांश्च समुद्गेष्वव- तिष्ठतः (śuklaṃścandanakalkāṃśca samudgeṣvava- tiṣṭhataḥ) Rām.2.91.75; चित्तादर्शं निधातुं महितमिव सतां ते समुद्गायमाने । वृत्ताकारे विधत्तां हृदि मुदमजितस्यानिशं जानुनी नः (cittādarśaṃ nidhātuṃ mahitamiva satāṃ te samudgāyamāne | vṛttākāre vidhattāṃ hṛdi mudamajitasyāniśaṃ jānunī naḥ) || Viṣṇupāda. S.19.

2) A round form of a temple.

3) A kind of artificial stanza; Kāv.3.54-56; see समुद्गक (samudgaka) below.

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Sāmudga (सामुद्ग).—A joint with cup-like socket e. g. the shoulder-joint, hip-joint.

-dgam Medicine taken before and after a meal.

Derivable forms: sāmudgaḥ (सामुद्गः).

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

Samudga (समुद्ग).—mfn.

(-dgaḥ-dgā-dgaṃ) 1. Who or what rises or goes up. 2. Who or what pervades entirely. 3. Having a cover or lid. 4. Having beans. m.

(-dgaḥ) 1. A casket, a covered box. 2. A stanza in which two or more of the Padas correspond in sound, though in a different sense. E. sam and ud before gam to go, aff. ḍa .

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

Samudga (समुद्ग).—i. e. I. sam-ud-ga, adj. 1. Who or what rises. 2. Who or what pervades. Ii. sa-mudga, m. A covered box, a casket.

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

Samudga (समुद्ग).—[masculine] tip, point (only —°); a small round box (also ka [masculine]).

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

1) Samudga (समुद्ग):—a m. (of doubtful derivation; for sam-udga See below) the point of a bud (in arka-s q.v.)

2) a round box or casket (said to be also n.; ifc. f(ā). ), [Yājñavalkya; Varāha-mihira’s Bṛhat-saṃhitā; Kathāsaritsāgara]

3) a round form of a temple, [Varāha-mihira’s Bṛhat-saṃhitā]

4) (in [rhetoric]) a kind of paronomasia (in which a verse or part of a verse identical in sound but different in meaning is repeated), [Kāvyādarśa iii, 54-56]

5) [=sam-udga] [from samud-gam] b mfn. (for samudga See above) going up or rising together, [Horace H. Wilson]

6) Sāmudga (सामुद्ग):—m. ([from] samudga; cf. mudga) a joint with a socket like a cup (e.g. the shoulder-joint, hip-joint), [Suśruta]

7) n. medicine taken before and after a meal (and, as it were, enclosing the food), [ib.]

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

Samudga (समुद्ग):—[samu-dga] (dgaḥ) 1. m. A casket, a covered box; a stanza whose parts are alike in sound but not in sense. a. Rising up, pervading completely.

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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Samudga (समुद्ग):—m. [Amarakoṣa 3, 6, 2, 17.]

1) Hülse einer Pflanzenfrucht: arkasamudgau [The Śatapathabrāhmaṇa 10, 3, 4, 3. 5.] —

2) eine runde Dose [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 1015.] [Hārāvalī 134.] [Halāyudha 4, 79.] parivarta [Yājñavalkya’s Gesetzbuch 2, 247] ([STENZLER]None übersetzt, als wenn samudra versiegelt im Texte stände). [Rāmāyaṇa 2, 91, 68 (100, 69 Gorresio).] [Suśruta 2, 469, 1.] vaddakṣiṇapārśvaśāyin (ein Pferd) [Varāhamihira’s Bṛhajjātaka S. 93, 12.] am Ende eines adj. comp. (f. ā) [Kathāsaritsāgara 39, 169.] —

3) Bez. einer runden Tempelform [Varāhamihira’s Bṛhajjātaka S. 56, 17. 23.] — Nach [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher 7, 3, 59, Vārttika von Kātyāyana. 2] und [Patañjali] zu [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher 8, 3, 38] von ubj mit samud; anders [Mitākṣarā] zu [Yājñavalkya’s Gesetzbuch 2, 247] [?(250):] mudgaṃ pidhānaṃ mudgena saha vartata iti samudgaṃ (also neutr.) karaṇḍakam .

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Sāmudga (सामुद्ग):—(von samudga)

1) adj. hülsenartig.

2) m. (sc. saṃdhi) gewisse schalenförmige Gelenke wie Schulter, Hüftgelenk [Suśruta 1, 340, 16. 19.] —

3) n. die Arzenei, welche, vor dem Essen und nach demselben eingenommen, die Speise von beiden Seiten umschliesst, [Suśruta 2, 555, 10.]

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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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