Virajas: 8 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Virajas (विरजस्).—a.

1) Free from dust; विरजः पर आकाशादज आत्मा महान् ध्रुवः (virajaḥ para ākāśādaja ātmā mahān dhruvaḥ) Bṛ. Up.4.4.2.

2) Free from passion; यथा लोकान् विरजाः संचरेयम् (yathā lokān virajāḥ saṃcareyam) Mahābhārata (Bombay) 3.186.3; असक्तदृष्टिर्विरजाः सदैव (asaktadṛṣṭirvirajāḥ sadaiva) Śiśupālavadha 2.8.

3) Free from menstrual secretion.

See also (synonyms): virajaska.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Virajas (विरजस्).—name of a future Buddha: Gaṇḍavyūha 441.26. Cf. Viraja.

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

Virajas (विरजस्).—mfn.

(-jāḥ-jāḥ-jaḥ) 1. Free from dust. 2. Free from passion. f.

(-jāḥ) A woman who has ceased to menstruate. E. vi privative, rajas the menses, &c.

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

Virajas (विरजस्).—[adjective] = [preceding]

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

1) Virajas (विरजस्):—[=vi-rajas] [from vi-raja] mfn. = -raja, free from dust etc., [Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature] etc.

2) [v.s. ...] m. Name of a serpent-demon, [Mahābhārata]

3) [v.s. ...] of a Ṛṣi, [Harivaṃśa]

4) [v.s. ...] of a sage under Manu Cākṣuṣa, [ib.]

5) [v.s. ...] of a son of Manu Sāvarṇi, [Mārkaṇḍeya-purāṇa]

6) [v.s. ...] of a son of Nārāyaṇa, [Mahābhārata]

7) [v.s. ...] of a son of Kavi, [ib.]

8) [v.s. ...] of a son of Vasiṣṭha, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

9) [v.s. ...] of a son of Paurṇamāsa, [Mārkaṇḍeya-purāṇa]

10) [v.s. ...] of a son of Dhṛta-rāṣṭra, [Mahābhārata]

11) [v.s. ...] f. a woman who has ceased to menstruate, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

12) [v.s. ...] Name of Durgā, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Virajas (विरजस्):—[vi-rajas] (jāḥ-jaḥ) f. Past child-bearing. a. Free from dust or passion.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Virajas (विरजस्) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Viraya.

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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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