Yakshman, Yakṣman: 7 definitions
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Yakshman has 5 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit term Yakṣman can be transliterated into English as Yaksman or Yakshman, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Yakṣman (यक्ष्मन्):—m. Auszehrung (welche gewöhnlich śoṣa und kṣaya heisst) [UJJVAL.] zu [Uṇādisūtra 1, 139. 4, 150.] [Amarakoṣa 2, 6, 2, 2.] [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 463.] [Suśruta 1, 121, 6. 159, 20. 2, 449, 5.] [Weber’s Verzeichniss] [No. 929. 966. 996.] gṛhīto yakṣmaṇā [ṚGVIDH. 4, 16] (nach [AUFRECHT][?). Kathāsaritsāgara 73, 259. Bhāgavatapurāṇa 9, 22, 23. Scholiast zu Kātyāyana’s Śrautasūtrāṇi 295, 16.] yakṣmaṇā samagṛhyata [Mahābhārata 1, 4142. 9, 2011.] yakṣmaṇā samapadyata [1, 4696. 5, 4981] nach der Lesart der ed. Bomb. (yakṣmāṇaṃ sa ed. Calc.). yakṣmaṇā kliśyamānaḥ (uḍurāṭ) [9, 2009.] yakṣmaṇā paripīḍitaḥ [Mārkāṇḍeyapurāṇa 15, 35.] yakṣmaṇāpi parihāṇiḥ [Raghuvaṃśa 19, 50] (yakṣmaṇāṅgapari ed. Calc.). yakṣmāhata [Mahābhārata 13, 1584.] yakṣmābhibhūta [Harivaṃśa 1358.] yakṣmagrasta [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 6, 13, 12.] sa adj. die Auszehrung habend [Mahābhārata 3, 10721.] — Vgl. pāpa, rāja .Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Yakṣman (यक्ष्मन्):—m. Auszehrung.
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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The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 190 - Origin of Yakṣma Tīrtha < [Section 1 - Tīrtha-māhātmya]
Chapter 18 - The Story of Mātaṅgī and Karṇāṭaka < [Section 2 - Dharmāraṇya-khaṇḍa]
Chapter 226 - Tortures in Twenty-one Hells < [Section 1 - Tīrtha-māhātmya]
The Agni Purana (by N. Gangadharan)
Vedic influence on the Sun-worship in the Puranas (by Goswami Mitali)
Part 5 - Sūrya (the Healer) < [Chapter 2 - Salient Traits of the Solar Divinities in the Veda]
Women in the Atharva-veda Samhita (by Pranab Jyoti Kalita)
9. Goddess Grāhi < [Chapter 4 - Female Deities and the Glorification of Women in the Atharvaveda]
15. Goddess Nirṛti < [Chapter 4 - Female Deities and the Glorification of Women in the Atharvaveda]
A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 2 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)