Alocaka, Ālocaka: 11 definitions
Alocaka means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Hindi. 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.
Alocaka has 9 English definitions available.
Alternative spellings of this word include Alochaka.
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Ālocaka (आलोचक):—(von loc mit ā) adj. anschauend, das Sehen vermittelnd: yaddṛṣṭyāṃ pittaṃ tasminnālocako gniriti saṃjñā sa rūpagrahaṇe dhikṛtaḥ [Suśruta 1, 78, 10.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Ālocaka (आलोचक):—Adj. das Sehen vermittelnd.
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Alocakapitta.
Ends with: Samalocaka.
Search found 3 books and stories containing Alocaka, Ālocaka, A-locaka, Ā-locaka, Ālōcaka; (plurals include: Alocakas, Ālocakas, locakas, Ālōcakas). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 2 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
Part 9 - Head and Heart < [Chapter XIII - Speculations in the Medical Schools]
Part 5 - The Foetus and the Subtle Body < [Chapter XIII - Speculations in the Medical Schools]
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 50 - Departure of the Soul to the Next World < [Section 2 - Kaumārikā-khaṇḍa]
Sushruta Samhita, Volume 6: Uttara-tantra (by Kaviraj Kunja Lal Bhishagratna)
Chapter I - Diseases of the eye and its appendages < [Canto I - Shalakya-tantra (ears, eyes, nose, mouth and throat)]