Tumbaru: 7 definitions
Tumbaru means something in Jainism, Prakrit, 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.
General definition (in Jainism)Source: archive.org: The Jaina Iconography
Tumbaru (तुम्बरु) or Tumbara is the name of the Yakṣa accompanying Sumatinātha: the fifth of twenty-four Tīrthaṃkaras or Jinas, commonly depicted in Jaina iconography.—Sumatinātha is known from the Jaina Literature to be associaledwith the symbol of a curlow (Krauñca) or a red goose. The Kevala tree, in his case, is Priyaṃgu. The Yakṣa and Yakṣī attending upon him in the image are named Tumbaru and Mahākālī. His chowribearer is called Mitravīrya.
Jainism is an Indian religion of Dharma whose doctrine revolves around harmlessness (ahimsa) towards every living being. The two major branches (Digambara and Svetambara) of Jainism stimulate self-control (or, shramana, ‘self-reliance’) and spiritual development through a path of peace for the soul to progess to the ultimate goal.
Biology (plants and animals)Source: Google Books: CRC World Dictionary (Regional names)
1) Tumbaru in India is the name of a plant defined with Coriandrum sativum in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Coriandrum diversifolium Gilib. (among others).
2) Tumbaru is also identified with Zanthoxylum armatum It has the synonym Zanthoxylum alatum Roxb..
Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):
· Fl. Cochinch. (1790)
· Prodromus Systematis Naturalis Regni Vegetabilis (1824)
· Species Plantarum (1753)
· Silvae Geneticae (1973)
· Prodromus Stirpium in Horto ad Chapel Allerton vigentium (1796)
· Les Figures des Plantes et Animaux d'Usage en Medecine (1764)
If you are looking for specific details regarding Tumbaru, for example chemical composition, extract dosage, side effects, health benefits, diet and recipes, pregnancy safety, have a look at these references.
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Languages of India and abroad
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Tumbaru (तुम्बरु).—Name of a Gandharva.
Derivable forms: tumbaruḥ (तुम्बरुः).
See also (synonyms): tumburu.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Tumbaru (तुम्बरु):—for buru, [Mahābhārata i; Bhāgavata-purāṇa]
[Sanskrit to German]
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.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
Tuṃbaru (ತುಂಬರು):—[noun] = ತುಂಬುರು [tumburu]2.
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)
Starts with: Tumbarumalaka.
Ends with: Kustumbaru.
Full-text (+4): Tumbara, Tumburu, Gandharva, Priyangu, Dvarapala, Mitravirya, Raivata, Gitayashas, Vasava, Vajravan, Narada, Vishvavasu, Mahakadamba, Gitarati, Bhutavadika, Haha, Huhu, Mahasvara, Gitarasa, Rishivadika.
Search found 14 books and stories containing Tumbaru, Tuṃbaru; (plurals include: Tumbarus, Tuṃbarus). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Rasa Jala Nidhi, vol 4: Iatrochemistry (by Bhudeb Mookerjee)
Part 50 - Treatment for chronic diarrhea (22): Sarvarogya rasa < [Chapter III - Jvaratisara fever with diarrhoea]
List of Mahabharata people and places (by Laxman Burdak)
Mahavamsa (by Wilhelm Geiger)
The Shiva Purana (by J. L. Shastri)
Chapter 40 - The Marriage Procession of Śiva < [Section 2.3 - Rudra-saṃhitā (3): Pārvatī-khaṇḍa]
The Gautami Mahatmya (by G. P. Bhatt)
The Bhagavata Purana (by G. V. Tagare)