Udveshtitala-padma, aka: Udveṣṭitāla-padma; 1 Definition(s)

Introduction

Udveshtitala-padma 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.

In Hinduism

Natyashastra (theatrics and dramaturgy)

[Udveshtitala-padma in Natyashastra glossaries]

One of the saṃyutta-hastāni (Twenty-six combined Hands).—Udveṣṭitāla-padma: Alapadma hands are held on the chest and twisted upwards. Patron deity Śakti. Usage: husband, humble words, the breasts, full-blown lotus, saying “I ambeloved”, conversation, indicating desires.

(Source): archive.org: The mirror of gesture (abhinaya-darpana)
Natyashastra book cover
context information

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).

Discover the meaning of udveshtitala-padma in the context of Natyashastra from relevant books on Exotic India

Relevant definitions

Search found 410 related definition(s) that might help you understand this better. Below you will find the 15 most relevant articles:

Padma
Padma (पद्म) and Śaṅkha are the two treasures (nidhis) which dharma bears. These are intended t...
Mahapadma
1) Mahāpadma (महापद्म) is the name of a sacred spot mentioned in the Nīlamatapurāṇa.—Mahāpadma ...
Padmasana
Padmāsana (पद्मासन) refers to one of the five āsanas (postures) explained by Lakṣmaṇadeśika in ...
Padmanabha
Padmanābha (पद्मनाभ) is the name of an ancient king from Viśālā, according to the twenty-first ...
Padmaraga
Padmarāga (पद्मराग).—See under Navaratna.
Padmasambhava
Padmasaṃbhava (पद्मसंभव).—epithets of Brahman, the lotus-born god. Derivable forms: padmasaṃbha...
Padmahasta
Padmahasta (पद्महस्त).—a. holding a lotus. (-raḥ, -staḥ) 1 an epithet of Viṣṇu. 2) a lotus like...
Padmakosha
Padmakośa (पद्मकोश) or Padmakoṣa (पद्मकोष).—1) the calyx of a lotus. 2) a position of the finge...
Padmanidhi
Padmanidhi (पद्मनिधि).—a treasure of the value of a Padma. Derivable forms: padmanidhiḥ (पद्मनि...
Padmata
Padmaṭa or Padmaṭadeva is the name of an ancient king, as mentioned in the “Plate of Padmaṭadev...
Padmashanda
Padmaṣaṇḍa (पद्मषण्ड).—a multitude of lotuses. Derivable forms: padmaṣaṇḍam (पद्मषण्डम्).Padmaṣ...
Padmabandha
Padmabandha (पद्मबन्ध).—a kind of artificial composition in which the words are arranged in the...
Padmottara
Padmottara (पद्मोत्तर) is the name of the Bodhisattva of the Padma universe according to the Ma...
Padmasamhita
Padmasaṃhitā (पद्मसंहिता) or simply Padma is the name of a Vaiṣṇava Āgama scripture, classified...
Padmakara
Padmākara (पद्माकर).—A Character in the story in Śiva Purāṇa describing the greatness of a Śiva...

Relevant text