adhmatam iva — आध्मातम् इव
Feeling of fullness
adhyatma — आध्यात्म
adhyatmic (tapah) — आध्यात्मिक (तापः)
One of the three kinds of miseries, being that which is intrinsic and consist of mental and spiritual ailing.
adiptagunadarshanam — आदीप्तगुणदर्शनम्
Looks of sun like objects
adiptarupadarshnam — आदीप्तरूपदर्शनम्
Looks of glowing things
adyapushpa — आद्यपुष्प
A Group of flowers containing one part each of Chandan (Santalum album) and Vari/sugandhabala (Juniperus communis) and three parts of Kumkum (Crocus sativus).
agama — आगम
time tested expert opinions in concerned classical texts or authoritative testimony
agantuh vranah — आगन्तुः व्रणः
agantujaroga — आगन्तुजरोग
Exogenous diseases caused by trauma, infections and other external factors
agantuki — आगन्तुकी
Adventitious, Accidental, Incidental
agaradhumabham — आगारधूमाभम्
agarasnnibham — आगारसन्निभम्
agneya — आग्नेय
Predominance of the fire-element : Fiery
Ahara — आहार
Any substance which is masticated and swallowed for the purpose of nutrition and energy, it includes all eatables, bitable, drinkable and lickables.
ahara matra — आहार मात्रा
Optimal digestible quantity of food consumed by a healthy individual. This cannot be generalized. It always differs from person to person and time to time, it directly depends on the digestive capacity and psychological status.
ahara parinamakara bhava — आहार परिणामकर भाव
Various factors contribute to the transformation of food from a solid complex form to a smaller digestible and absorbable form. These are collectively known as Ahara Parinamkara Bhava. These factors include mastication, swallowing, and enzyme action in order to absorb nutrients and water from the colon. They include all the actions from the oral cavity to the colon. Usma (Heat) digests, Vayu (air) absorbs, Kleda (moisture) loosens, Sneha (unctuousness) softens, Kala (time) brings sufficiency. Appropriate use of all these results in a balance of Dhatus, which are the products of digestion.
ahara rasa paka — आहाररसपाक
It is a stage indicating the completion of digestion process after which drugs should be administered
ahara sampat — आहार संपत्
The excellent Diet: refers to food containing all the essential nutrients in adequate quantities that aid in the preservation and promotion of health, and gives strength, vitality, and endurance, as well as improving immunity.
ahara shakti — आहार शक्ति
The power of assimilation: this is assessed by the power of ingestion as well as digestion. Diet affects strength & life.
Ahara yogi — आहार योगी
an attribute of lavana rasa; substances used with the diet;
ahara yogi varga — आहारयोगी वर्ग
group of food adjuvant to be used for the preparation of diet or taken along with the principal diet like different oils and spices;
aharanash — आहारनाश
Intake of less quantity of food
alochaka pitta — आलोचक पित्त
One of the five subtypes of Pitta that is responsible for vision and perception
alunchanam — आलुंचनम्
Tearing in pieces
Ama — आम
1. Raw, uncooked, unbaked, immature, unripe 2. May be associated with food or other physiological entities to mean incomplete transformation or metabolism causing a harmful effect on health.
ama purisham — आम पुरीषम्
Stools which are undigested, immature, not formed
Amagandha — आमगन्ध
Smell of raw flesh
amalapandu — आमलपाण्डु
Colour of pale myrobalan.
amamatsyagandham — आममत्स्यगन्धम्
smell of live fish
amapaka — आमपाक
The initial partially cooked stage of processing of oil/ ghee, which is not useful for therapeutics
amapakvashayah — आमपक्वाशयः
gastro-intestinal tract - The digestive tube from stomach and intestines
amashayah — आमाशयः
Stomach -A dilated sac like distensible portion of alimentary canal between the esophagus and the duodenum which contains partially digested food. It is a major seat of Pitta.
Literal meaning is disease free state; health, lightness of body, efficiency of limb and that which brings about happiness. Happiness which arises from equilibrium of the body constituents. Health is extolled as necessary for achievement of all the four objectives of life viz virtue, wealth, pleasure and Salvation (Dharma, Artha, Kama and Moksha).
A process of compounding of mercury in which Purified mercury is used to make the body disease free, strong & stable
ārta svara आतश स्िय
One of the Upadhātus of Rasa Dhātu. Indicative of either Menstrual fluid or Ovum. It is dominant of Agni Mahābhūta.
ārtavāghātam आतिश ाघातभ ्
Retention of Menstrual blood
ārtavaha srotāṅsi आतिह स्रोताॊमस
Fallopian or Uterine tubes. Oviduct. / Channels with physiological importance in regulation of menstrual cycles - hypothalamo-pituitary- ovarian axis.
substances stimulating menstrual blood flow or ovulation;
ārtavaśoṇitam आतिश शोणणतभ ्
menstrual blood or ovum
āsavatulya purīṣam आसितल्ु म ऩयु ीषभ ्
Stool resembles āsava in color and smell
Some particular organs, or group of organs which are container of something
Person getting sexual gratification after oral sex.
āsphālana bhūmi आस्पारन बमू भ
Striking the ground.
āsphotana asthāne आस्पोटन अस्थाने
Clapping at inappropriate occasions
āsphotanam akṣi आस्पोटनभ ् अक्षऺ
Bursting pain in the eye
Substratum; an attribute of the substances which is the substratum of properties and actions;
āsthāpana dravya आस्थाऩन द्रव्म
substances used in BASTI;
Adjuvant of corrective BASTI; substances used to facilitate corrective BASTI.
āśukārī आशकु ायी
1. Fast acting or fast moving attributed to the action of the substance.
āśukāri आशकु ारय
1. Operating quickly, swiftly 2. Of sudden onset /acute
āśumṛtaka आशभु तृ क
Case of sudden death.
āśupāka आशऩु ाक
āśutvādāśu taddhanti आशत्ु िादाशु तद्धत्न्त
Due to speedy property of poison it proves speedily fatal.
refreshing, satisfactory feeling
In the condition of fear of poison, psychological morale boosting of the patient is advised by consoling the patient.
coating in the mouth
ātatā tvak आतता त्िक्
ātharvanī आथिणश ी
one among four categories of medicines described in Atharva Veda
Soul or spirit: principle of life and sensation ,the individual self; the only conscious element in the human body
After due consideration to the self-one should indulge in taking food. Individual should keenly assess quantity and quality of the food with respect to his constitution and self. This helps to yield the healthy effect over the body.
ātopa sandhi आटोऩ सत्न्ध
Crackling sound in joints
Painful distension of abdomen accompanied by rumbling noise
A process in which the powdered material has to be sprinkled into the molten material
enveloping raw material with same or other material
āvartacala dṛṣṭimaṇḍala आितचर दृत्ष्टभण्डर
Bending of head
Substances inducing labor pain.
āvṛtta nābhiḥ आित्तृ नामब्
Stretching of vein
āyāsa icchā आमास इच्छा
Desire for Exercise
Physical exertion, Toil
1. Span of life, 2. continuous combination of sattva, atma, sharira, indriya
āyurveda आमिु ेद
The Science and Knowledge of life, which describes all substances of the universe in terms of their being beneficial, harmful, pleasant and unpleasant to life
āyuṣyaḥ आमष्ु म्
substances which enhance life span