Shuktapaka, Shukta-paka, Śuktapāka: 4 definitions


Shuktapaka 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.

The Sanskrit term Śuktapāka can be transliterated into English as Suktapaka or Shuktapaka, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Ayurveda (science of life)

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Source: Ayurveda glossary of terms

Śuktapāka (शुक्तपाक):—Digestion with fermentation

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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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General definition (in Hinduism)

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Source: Wisdom Library: Hinduism

Śuktapāka (शुक्तपाक)—Sanskrit word meaning “gastric fluid” ordigestion”.

Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Shuktapaka in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Śuktapāka (शुक्तपाक).—acidity of stomach.

Derivable forms: śuktapākaḥ (शुक्तपाकः).

Śuktapāka is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śukta and pāka (पाक).

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

Śuktapāka (शुक्तपाक):—[=śukta-pāka] [from śukta] m. acid digestion, acidity of stomach, [Caraka]

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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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