Vishalyakarani, Viśalyakaraṇi, Viśalyakaraṇī, Vishalya-karani: 4 definitions
Vishalyakarani 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 terms Viśalyakaraṇi and Viśalyakaraṇī can be transliterated into English as Visalyakarani or Vishalyakarani, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: archive.org: Puranic Encyclopedia
Viśalyakaraṇī (विशल्यकरणी).—See under Mṛtasañjīvani.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
1) Viśalyakaraṇi (विशल्यकरणि).—A medicinal herb in Droṇa hill of Śālmalidvīpa; has the power to bring the dead back to life.*
- * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa II. 19. 39; Matsya-purāṇa 122. 56; Vāyu-purāṇa 49. 35.
The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Viśalyakaraṇī (विशल्यकरणी).—a particular herb with medicinal properties.
Viśalyakaraṇī is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms viśalya and karaṇī (करणी).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Viśalyakaraṇī (विशल्यकरणी):—[=vi-śalya-karaṇī] [from viśalya-karaṇa > vi-śalya] f. a [particular] herb with wonder-working properties, [Mahābhārata; Rāmāyaṇa; Kathāsaritsāgara]
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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Brihad Bhagavatamrita (commentary) (by Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Nārāyana Gosvāmī Mahārāja)
Verse 1.4.46 < [Chapter 4 - Bhakta (the devotee)]
Verse 1.4.65 < [Chapter 4 - Bhakta (the devotee)]
Yoga Vasistha [English], Volume 1-4 (by Vihari-Lala Mitra)
Chapter CXII - Flight of the foreign foes < [Book VII - Nirvana prakarana part 2 (nirvana prakarana)]
The Ramayana of Valmiki (by Hari Prasad Shastri)
Chapter 102 - Lakshmana’s miraculous Recovery < [Book 6 - Yuddha-kanda]
Chapter 74 - Hanuman goes to the Mountain of Medicinal Herbs < [Book 6 - Yuddha-kanda]
Puranic encyclopaedia (by Vettam Mani)
The Gautami Mahatmya (by G. P. Bhatt)