Difference between revisions of "Ūdhaḥ"
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By M. A. Alwar
Sometimes transliterated as: Udhah, UdhaH, UUdhah
Ūdhaḥ means bosom.
Ūdhaḥ is used in neuter gender.
The word Ūdhaḥ is derived from "ūdaso Nadi" which means force of injunction. It can be changed as ūdha.
Ūdhaḥ can be split as Unda + Asun.
In MahābhārataIt is mentioned in Mahābhārata that:
“There, she was seen, the pulp-eyed with striking bosom and features”
In Śatapatha brāhmaṇaIn the śatapatha brāhmaṇa it is stated that:
“The women folk have bosom and so are the bosoms of the animals.”
- Mahābhārata, chaitraratha parva, 1.156.13.
- Śatapatha brāhmaṇa (188.8.131.52)
- Shabdakalpadrumah by Raja Radhakantdev, Varadaprasada Vasu, Haricarana Vasu