Vidradhi; 4 Definition(s)


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In Hinduism

Ayurveda (science of life)

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Vidradhi (विद्रधि) refers to “an abscess ”, and is used throughout Āyurvedic literature such as the Caraka-saṃhitā and the Suśruta-saṃhitā.

Source: Wisdom Library: Āyurveda and botany

Vidradhi (विद्रधि) refers to “boil” (also called a furuncle: a deep folliculitis, infection of the hair follicle). Vatsanābha (Aconitum ferox), although categorized as sthāvara-viṣa (vegetable poisons), has been extensively used in ayurvedic pharmacopoeia.

Source: Research Gate: Internal applications of Vatsanabha (Aconitum ferox wall)
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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

Marathi-English dictionary

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vidradhi (विद्रधि).—S Phlegmonous inflammation; any deepseated abscess. The classification is of vātajavi0, pittajavi0, kaphajavi0, raktajavi0, kṣatajavi0, tridōṣavi0.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
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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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Sanskrit-English dictionary

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Vidradhi (विद्रधि).—An abscess; त्वग्रक्तमांसमेदांसि प्रदूष्यास्थिसमाश्रिताः । दोषाः शोथं शनैर्घोरं जनयन्त्युच्छ्रिता मृशम् ॥ महामूलं रुजापन्नं वृत्तं वाप्यथ वायतम् । स विद्रधिरिति ख्यातो विज्ञेयः षड्विधश्च सः (tvagraktamāṃsamedāṃsi pradūṣyāsthisamāśritāḥ | doṣāḥ śothaṃ śanairghoraṃ janayantyucchritā mṛśam || mahāmūlaṃ rujāpannaṃ vṛttaṃ vāpyatha vāyatam | sa vidradhiriti khyāto vijñeyaḥ ṣaḍvidhaśca saḥ) || Bhāva P.

Derivable forms: vidradhiḥ (विद्रधिः).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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. 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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Vidradhighna (विद्रधिघ्न).—Hyperanthera Moringa (Mar. śevagā).Derivable forms: vidradhighnaḥ (व...
Raktavidradhi (रक्तविद्रधि).—a boil filled with bloood. Derivable forms: raktavidradhiḥ (रक्तवि...
Galavidradhi (गलविद्रधि).—tumor and abscess in the throat. Derivable forms: galavidradhiḥ (गलवि...
Tāluvidradhī (तालुविद्रधी).—an indolent swelling of the palate. Tāluvidradhī is a Sanskrit comp...
Vidradhighnāśana (विद्रधिघ्नाशन).—Hyperanthera Moringa (Mar. śevagā).Derivable forms: vidradhig...
Śigru (शिग्रु).—m. (-gruḥ) 1. A tree, (Morunga guilandina and hyperanthera.) 2. A pot-herb in g...
śūkadōṣa (शूकदोष).—m S Pricking or shooting pains (accompanied with swelling of the testicles, ...
Karṇavidradhi (कर्णविद्रधि).—f. (-dhiḥ) Ulceration of the ear. E. karṇa, and vidradhi a sore.

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