Utklesha, Utkleśa: 8 definitions


Utklesha 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 Utkleśa can be transliterated into English as Utklesa or Utklesha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Ayurveda (science of life)

Source: Wisdom Library: Āyurveda and botany

Utkleśa (उत्क्लेश) refers to “pain”, but more specifically, it refers to the aggravation of the Doshas. In another context, it can refer to “sickness” or “nausea”. The term is used throughout Ayurvedic literature such as the Caraka-saṃhitā and the Suśruta-saṃhitā.

Source: gurumukhi.ru: Ayurveda glossary of terms

Utkleśa (उत्क्लेश):—Nausea.

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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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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Utkleśa (उत्क्लेश).—

1) Excitement, disquietude, agitation.

2) Disorder of the humours (of the body).

3) Sickness; particularly, sea-sickness, nausea.

Derivable forms: utkleśaḥ (उत्क्लेशः).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Utkleśa (उत्क्लेश).—m.

(-śaḥ) Nausea, sickness. E. ut before kleśa distress.

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

1) Utkleśa (उत्क्लेश):—[=ut-kleśa] [from ut-kliś] m. excitement, disquietude

2) [v.s. ...] disorder or corruption of the humors (of the body), [Suśruta]

3) [v.s. ...] sickness, nausea.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Utkleśa (उत्क्लेश):—[ut-kleśa] (śaḥ) 1. m. Idem.

[Sanskrit to German]

Utklesha in German

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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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