Venta, Vēṇṭa, Veṇṭa: 2 definitions
Venta means something in Marathi, 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.
Biology (plants and animals)
1) Venta in India is the name of a plant defined with Abelmoschus esculentus in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Hibiscus longifolius Sessé & Moc. (among others).
2) Venta is also identified with Hibiscus esculentus It has the synonym Hibiscus longifolius Roxb., nom. illeg. (etc.).
Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):
· Hortus Bengalensis, or ‘a Catalogue of the Plants Growing in the Hounourable East India Company's Botanical Garden at Calcutta’ (1814)
· Cytologia (1986)
· Dictionary of the Nyanja Language (1951)
· A Bahian Heritage. (1978)
· Notulae ad Plantas Asiaticas (1854)
· Essai sur la langue Bambara. (1886)
If you are looking for specific details regarding Venta, for example side effects, health benefits, pregnancy safety, chemical composition, extract dosage, diet and recipes, have a look at these references.
This sections includes definitions from the five kingdoms of living things: Animals, Plants, Fungi, Protists and Monera. It will include both the official binomial nomenclature (scientific names usually in Latin) as well as regional spellings and variants.
Languages of India and abroad
vēṇṭa (वेंट) [-ṭha, -ठ].—m f A twist (of grass, &c.). A contortion of the bowels. A roll (around anything) of a rope.
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Vemtane, Vemtanisu, Vemtara, Ventai, Ventaicceti, Ventaikkay, Ventak-kaya, Ventakarai, Ventaku, Ventala, Ventalanem, Ventali, Ventamarai, Ventanakku, Ventantukkirai, Ventar, Ventasa, Ventavanya, Ventayam, Ventaykka.
Ends with: Bhaventa, Caventa, Khavemta, Saventa, Suraventa, Vibhaventa, Visiventa.
Full-text: Kasturi-venta-vitta, Ventala, Vetanem, Vetha, Veta.
Search found 2 books and stories containing Venta, Vēṇṭa, Veṇṭa; (plurals include: Ventas, Vēṇṭas, Veṇṭas). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
The Religion and Philosophy of Tevaram (Thevaram) (by M. A. Dorai Rangaswamy)
Chapter 4.6 - (n) Symbology of Ash < [Volume 2 - Nampi Arurar and Mythology]
Introduction < [Volume 3.2 - Pilgrim’s progress: to Chola]
Chapter 1 - The Light of Light < [Volume 4.2.3 - Philosophy of God]
Annadatri-carita (study) (by Sarannya V.)
5. The Grand feast in Sangam Literature < [Chapter 1 - The Myth of Grand Feast]