Difference between revisions of "Illīśaḥ"

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Illīśaḥ is a masculine form.  
 
Illīśaḥ is a masculine form.  
 
   
 
   
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==Synonyms==
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# Vārikarpūraḥ
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# Gāṅgeyaḥ
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# Śapharādhipaḥ
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# Jalatālaḥ<ref>As per Trikāṇḍaśeṣaḥ</ref>
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# Ilīśaḥ
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# Rājaśpharaḥ
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# Jalatāpī<ref>As per Śabdaratnāvalī</ref>
  
Synonyms: 2. vārikarpūraḥ 3. gāṅgeyaḥ 4. śapharādhipaḥ 5. jalatālaḥ  - trikāṇḍaśeṣaḥ 6. ilīśaḥ 7. rājaśpharaḥ 8. illīśaḥ 9. jalatāpī - śabdaratnāvalī
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==Perspectives of Rishis==
Rājavallabha and Rājanirghaṅṭa describe the charateristics of this fish as follows – “It increases bile, phlegm and digestive fire. It is sweet and agreeable”.
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===As per Rājavallabha and Rājanirghaṅṭa===
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They describe the charateristics of this fish as follows – “It increases bile, phlegm and digestive fire. It is sweet and agreeable”.
 
Bhāvaprakāśa says,
 
Bhāvaprakāśa says,
 
Trans. “illīśa is sweet, oily and bright. It increases the (digestive) fire, creates bile and phlegm, is a light aphrodisiac and removes flatulence”.
 
Trans. “illīśa is sweet, oily and bright. It increases the (digestive) fire, creates bile and phlegm, is a light aphrodisiac and removes flatulence”.
 
  
 
==References==
 
==References==

Revision as of 07:16, 3 November 2014

By M. A. Alwar


Sometimes transliterated as: Illisah, IllIZaH, Illishah


Ilīśa is a type of fish.

Gender

Illīśaḥ is a masculine form.

Synonyms

  1. Vārikarpūraḥ
  2. Gāṅgeyaḥ
  3. Śapharādhipaḥ
  4. Jalatālaḥ[1]
  5. Ilīśaḥ
  6. Rājaśpharaḥ
  7. Jalatāpī[2]

Perspectives of Rishis

As per Rājavallabha and Rājanirghaṅṭa

They describe the charateristics of this fish as follows – “It increases bile, phlegm and digestive fire. It is sweet and agreeable”. Bhāvaprakāśa says, Trans. “illīśa is sweet, oily and bright. It increases the (digestive) fire, creates bile and phlegm, is a light aphrodisiac and removes flatulence”.

References

  1. As per Trikāṇḍaśeṣaḥ
  2. As per Śabdaratnāvalī
  • Shabdakalpadrumah by Raja Radhakantdev, Varadaprasada Vasu, Haricarana Vasu