Sauviraka, Sauvīraka: 7 definitions
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Ayurveda (science of life)Source: Wisdom Library: Āyurveda and botany
Sauvīraka (सौवीरक):—A Sanskrit word referring to the “Fermented barley-water” and is used throughout Ayurvedic literature such as the Caraka-saṃhitā. Barley is a type of grass.
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 dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) The jujube tree.
2) An inhabitant of Suvīra.
3) Name of Jayadratha.
-kam Sour barleygruel.
Derivable forms: sauvīrakaḥ (सौवीरकः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-kaḥ) The jujube tree. n.
(-kaṃ) Sour barley-gruel. E. kan added to the last.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Sauvīraka (सौवीरक).—[sauvīra + ka], m. An inhabitant of Sauvīra, [Rāmāyaṇa] 3, 53, 56.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Sauvīraka (सौवीरक).—[masculine] [plural] [Name] of a people.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Sauvīraka (सौवीरक):—[from sauvīra] m. = sauvīra, [Mahābhārata; Varāha-mihira’s Bṛhat-saṃhitā]
2) [v.s. ...] a contemptible Sauvīra, [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]
3) [v.s. ...] Name of Jayad-ratha, [ib.]
4) [v.s. ...] the jujube tree, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
5) [from sauvīra] n. sour gruel, [Mahābhārata; Suśruta]
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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Sushruta Samhita, volume 1: Sutrasthana (by Kaviraj Kunja Lal Bhishagratna)
Sushruta Samhita, Volume 6: Uttara-tantra (by Kaviraj Kunja Lal Bhishagratna)
Chapter XXXIII - Treatment of Andha-putana-graha < [Canto II - Kaumarabhritya-tantra (pediatrics, gynecology and pregnancy)]
Chapter XLII - Symptoms and Treatment of Abdominal Tumors (Gulma) < [Canto III - Kaya-chikitsa-tantra (internal medicine)]
Chapter LII - Symptoms and Treatment of Cough (Kasa) < [Canto III - Kaya-chikitsa-tantra (internal medicine)]
Sushruta Samhita, volume 4: Cikitsasthana (by Kaviraj Kunja Lal Bhishagratna)
Brihat Samhita (by N. Chidambaram Iyer)
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Sushruta Samhita, Volume 5: Kalpasthana (by Kaviraj Kunja Lal Bhishagratna)