Indrasurasaḥ

From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia

By M. A. Alwar


Sometimes transliterated as: Indrasurasah, IndrasurasaH, Indrasurasah


Gender

Indrasurasaḥ is a masculine form

Origin

It is derived from 'indraḥ indravṛkṣa iva surasaḥ supathyarasaḥ which means whose juice is wholesome like the indravṛkṣa.

Meaning

As per Amara

It is known as Sinduvāra tree (Vitex negundo) according to Amara.

As per Hindi

It is known as nisindā in Hindi language.

Description

Details of Indrasurasaḥ can be seen under the words Sinduvāra and Nirguṇḍī.


References

  • Shabdakalpadrumah by Raja Radhakantdev, Varadaprasada Vasu, Haricarana Vasu