Shrisha, Śrīśa, Shri-isha: 8 definitions
Shrisha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, biology. 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.
The Sanskrit term Śrīśa can be transliterated into English as Srisa or Shrisha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Biology (plants and animals)
Shrisha in India is the name of a plant defined with Albizia lebbeck in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Inga borbonica Hassk. (among others).
Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):
· Species Plantarum (1753)
· Species Plantarum.
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Languages of India and abroad
(-śaḥ) 1. Vishnu. 2. Ramachandra. E. śrī the goddess Lakshmi, also incarnate in Sita, and īśa husband.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Śrīśa (श्रीश).—[masculine] = śrīnātha.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Śrīśa (श्रीश):—[from śrī] m. (śrīśa) ‘lord or husband of Śrī’, Name of Viṣṇu, [Prasaṅgābharaṇa]
2) [=śrī-śa] [from śrīśa > śrī] of Rāma-candra (whose wife Sitā is regarded as an incarnation of Śrī or Lakṣmī), [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
3) Śrīśā (श्रीशा):—[=śrī-śā] [from śrīśa > śrī] f. Name of Rādhā, [Pañcarātra]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Śrīśa (श्रीश):—[śrī+śa] (śaḥ) 1. m. Vishnu; Rāṃchandra.
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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.
Śrīśa (ಶ್ರೀಶ):—[noun] Viṣṇu, the consort of Lakṣmi.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Partial matches: Isha, Sha, Shri.
Starts with: Shrishaila, Shrishaila suri, Shrishailacarya, Shrishailadakshinadvarasthalakalpa, Shrishailakhanda, Shrishailamahatmya, Shrishailanatha, Shrishailashringa, Shrishailatatacarya, Shrishailopakhyana, Shrishakti, Shrishalmalibhanda, Shrishalmalibhandatirtha, Shrishana, Shrishanta, Shrishantakarna, Shrisharmagupta, Shrishastra, Shrishataka, Shrishavayana.
Ends with: Mishrisha.
Full-text: Sri sa, Mahatmya, Parivaradevata.
Search found 17 books and stories containing Shrisha, Śrīśa, Shri-isha, Srisa, Śrī-īśa, Sri-isa, Shri-sha, Śrī-śa, Sri-sa, Śrīśā, Śrī-śā; (plurals include: Shrishas, Śrīśas, ishas, Srisas, īśas, isas, shas, śas, sas, Śrīśās, śās). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Garga Samhita (English) (by Danavir Goswami)
Verses 1.18.4-5 < [Chapter 18 - Vision of the Universal Form]
Verse 8.13.40 < [Chapter 13 - A Thousand Names of Lord Balarāma]
Bhakti-rasamrta-sindhu (by Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī)
Verse 1.2.59 < [Part 2 - Devotional Service in Practice (sādhana-bhakti)]
The Devi Bhagavata Purana (by Swami Vijñanananda)
The Agni Purana (by N. Gangadharan)
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 195 - The Glory of Śrīpati < [Section 3 - Revā-khaṇḍa]
Chapter 9 - Vidyāpati Reports to Indradyumna < [Section 2 - Puruṣottama-kṣetra-māhātmya]
Chapter 48 - Andhaka Blessed < [Section 3 - Revā-khaṇḍa]
Shrimad Bhagavad-gita (by Narayana Gosvami)
Verse 15.19 < [Chapter 15 - Puruṣottama-toga (Yoga through understanding the Supreme Person)]