From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia
By Jit Majumdar
- absorbed in pleasure; pleasant; joyful
- as pleasant as the spring
- the second month of the spring season and the last month of the Indian year, normally ending in mid-April; son of Budha and grandson of Suratha (BrV. Purāņa); Buddhist and Jaina mendicants (Hc. Kośa) (fem: caitrī):
- pertaining to spring; born in spring
- new, fresh spring blossom.