Alaghu: 11 definitions
Alaghu 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.
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Alaghu (अलघु):—(3. a + la) adj. nicht kurz, lang (von einer Silbe) [Śrutabodha 44.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Alaghu (अलघु):—Adj. —
1) schwerfällig [Mālavikāgnimitra 65,15.] alasa v.l. —
2) langsam [Mṛcchakaṭika 110,4.] —
3) prosodisch lang.
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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Search found 6 books and stories containing Alaghu, A-laghu; (plurals include: Alaghus, laghus). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Bhakti-rasamrta-sindhu (by Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī)
Verse 4.3.12 < [Part 3 - Chivalry (vīrya-rasa)]
Verse 2.4.100 < [Part 4 - Transient Ecstatic Disturbances (vyābhicāri-bhāva)]
Verse 3.4.26 < [Part 4 - Parenthood (vātsalya-rasa)]
The Agni Purana (by N. Gangadharan)
Rasa Jala Nidhi, vol 4: Iatrochemistry (by Bhudeb Mookerjee)
Part 35 - Treatment for indigestion (33): Vaishvanara-pottali rasa < [Chapter IV - Irregularity of the digesting heat]
Mahabharata (English) (by Kisari Mohan Ganguli)
Puranic encyclopaedia (by Vettam Mani)
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)