Utkarsha, aka: Utkarṣa; 3 Definition(s)
Utkarsha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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 Utkarṣa can be transliterated into English as Utkarsa or Utkarsha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Ayurveda (science of life)
Utkarṣa (उत्कर्ष) is a Sanskrit technical term, referring to the “activated/advantageous state” of the elements (mahābhūtas) in a substance. The term is used throughout Āyurvedic literature such as the Suśruta-saṃhitā and the Caraka-saṃhitā.(Source): Wisdom Library: Āyurveda and botany
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.
Languages of India and abroad
utkarṣa (उत्कर्ष).—m (S) Excellence; the state of abounding in any valuable possession or good quality; prosperous or flourishing condition. 2 Abundance, plentifulness, copiousness.(Source): DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
utkarṣa (उत्कर्ष).—m Prosperity. Excellence. Plenti- fulness.(Source): DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.
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Guṇotkarṣa (गुणोत्कर्ष).—excellence of merit, possession of superior qualities. Derivable forms...
Utkarṣasama (उत्कर्षसम).—A kind of fallacy attributing similar qualities to two objects because...
Parotkarṣa (परोत्कर्ष).—another's prosperity. Derivable forms: parotkarṣaḥ (परोत्कर्षः).Parotka...
Satyotkarṣa (सत्योत्कर्ष).—1) pre-eminence in truth. 2) true excellence. Derivable forms: satyo...
Harṣotkarṣa (हर्षोत्कर्ष).—excess of happiness or joy, ecstacy. Harṣotkarṣa is a Sanskrit compo...
Guṇa (गुण, “merits”) refers to “poetic merits” as opposed to doṣa (poetic faults), and are ten ...
Mahābhūta (महाभूत).—a great or primary element; see भूत (bhūta); तस्यैतस्य महाभूतस्य निःश्वसितम...
Apakarṣa (अपकर्ष).—(a)1) Drawing off or down; diminution, decrease, reduction; मदोऽपकर्षात् (ma...
Agrā (अग्रा).—Amplitude at rising i.e., the arc of the celestial horizon lying between the east...
Ati (अति).—ind. [at-i]1) A prefix used with adjectives and adverbs, meaning 'very', 'too', 'exc...
Autkarṣya (औत्कर्ष्य).—[utkarṣa-ṣyañ] Excellence; superiority.Derivable forms: autkarṣyam (औत्क...
vācyālaṅkāra (वाच्यालंकार).—m S A rhetorical ornament; a figure of the sentiment or sense. vācy...
Yūpakarmanyāya (यूपकर्मन्याय).—the rule according to which the उत्कर्ष (utkarṣa) or अपकर्ष (apa...
Search found 7 books and stories containing Utkarsha or Utkarṣa. You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Brihad Bhagavatamrita (by Śrīla Sanātana Gosvāmī)
Verse 2.4.235 < [Chapter 4 - Vaikuṇṭha: The Spiritual Kingdom]
Verse 2.5.222 < [Chapter 5 - Prema: Love of God]
Verse 2.5.196 < [Chapter 5 - Prema: Love of God]
Sri Bhakti-rasamrta-sindhu (by Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī)
Verse 4.3.42 < [Part 3 - Chivalry (vīrya-rasa)]
Verse 4.8.66 < [Part 8 - Compatible & Incompatible Mellows (maitrī-vaira-sthiti)]
Yoga Vasistha [English], Volume 1-4 (by Vihari-Lala Mitra)
Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 2 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
Part 14 - Did Logic Originate in the Discussions of Āyurveda Physicians < [Chapter XIII - Speculations in the Medical Schools]
Abhidharmakośa (by Vasubandhu)