Vyaghradala, aka: Vyāghradala, Vyaghra-dala; 3 Definition(s)
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Ayurveda (science of life)
Vyāghradala (व्याघ्रदल) is another name (synonym) for Raktairaṇḍa: one of the three varieties of Eraṇḍa, which is a Sanskrit name representing Ricinus communis (castor-oil-plant). This synonym was identified by Narahari in his 13th-century Rājanighaṇṭu (verses 8.55-57), which is an Āyurvedic medicinal thesaurus. Certain plant parts of Eraṇḍa are eaten as a vegetable (śāka), and it is therefore part of the Śākavarga group of medicinal plants, referring to the “group of vegetables/pot-herbs”.Source: Wisdom Library: Āyurveda and botany
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.
Languages of India and abroad
Vyāghradala (व्याघ्रदल).—the castor-oil plant.
Derivable forms: vyāghradalaḥ (व्याघ्रदलः).
Vyāghradala is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms vyāghra and dala (दल). See also (synonyms): vyāghrapuccha.Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
(-laḥ) A red variety of the castor-oil tree. E. vyāghrastatpāda iva dalamasya .Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
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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