Asthapana, Āsthāpana: 7 definitions

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Asthapana 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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[«previous next»] — Asthapana in Sanskrit glossary

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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Āsthāpana (आस्थापन):—(von sthā im caus. mit ā) n. das zum-Stillstand-Bringen, z. B. des Bluts: śoṇitāsthāpana [Suśruta 2, 3, 17.] —

2) Stärkungsmittel; in der Med. ein stärkendes und beruhigendes, gewöhnlich öliges Klystier: vayaḥsthāpanādāyu(ḥ)sthāpanādvāsthāpanam [Suśruta 2, 198, 2. 218, 10. 91, 8. 22, 13.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Āsthāpana (आस्थापन):—n.

1) das Stillen (des Blutes). —

2) ein stärkendes und beruhigendes , gewöhnlich öliges Klystier.

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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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