Upajosha, Upajoṣa: 4 definitions


Upajosha 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 Upajoṣa can be transliterated into English as Upajosa or Upajosha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Upajoṣa (उपजोष).—1 Affection.

2) Enjoyment; Bhāg. 5.16.18.

3) Frequenting, resorting to.

4) Desire.

-ṣam ind.

1) According to one's desire or pleasure; यथोपजोषं भुञ्जानो नातृप्यदजितेन्द्रियः (yathopajoṣaṃ bhuñjāno nātṛpyadajitendriyaḥ) Bhāgavata 7.4.19.

2) Silently. Mahābhārata (Bombay) 2.

Derivable forms: upajoṣaḥ (उपजोषः).

See also (synonyms): upajoṣaṇam.

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

Upajoṣa (उपजोष):—[=upa-joṣa] [from upa-juṣ] m. desire, pleasure, liking See yathopajoṣam

[Sanskrit to German]

Upajosha in German

context information

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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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Upajōṣa (ಉಪಜೋಷ):—

1) [noun] a very glad feeling; joy; happiness; pleasure; delight.

2) [noun] the state or fact of being silent; a refraining from speech or from making noise; silence.

context information

Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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