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saptarṣim plural . (ta-ṛṣi-) the 7 ṛṣi-s q.v View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
saptarṣim. (in astronomy) the 7 stars of the constellation Ursa Major (-pūtā dik-,"the northern quarter of the sky") View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
saptarṣim. sg. one of the 7 ṛṣi-s View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
saptarṣicāram. Name of the 13th adhyāya- of and of another astronomy work View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
saptarṣijam. the planet Jupiter View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
saptarṣika(ta-ṛṣ-) equals -rṣi- (in the beginning of a compound) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
saptarṣikuṇḍan. plural Name of bathing-places sacred to the 7 ṛṣi-s View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
saptarṣilokam. the world of the 7 ṛṣi-s View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
saptarṣimatmfn. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
saptarṣimatan. Name of various works. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
saptarṣisaṃvata year of the saptarṣi- era (the 1st year of which corresponds to the expired year 26, id est the 27th current year of the kali-yuga-; the hundreds of this era are often omitted, exempli gratia, 'for example' the saptarṣi- year 4869 will be called simply 69; the corresponding year of one of the centuries D. is found by adding 24-25; thus 69 [for 4869] corresponds to D. 1793-94). View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
saptarṣismṛtif. Name of work View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
saptarṣismṛtisaṃgraham. Name of work View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
saptarṣistotran. Name of work View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
saptarṣif. the condition of the 7 ṛṣi-s View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
yatyācārasaptarṣipūjāf. Name of work View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
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ṛṣiḥ ऋषिः [cf. Uṇ.4.119] 1 An inspired poet or sage, a singer of sacred hymns, (e. g कुत्स, वसिष्ठ, अत्रि, अगस्त्य &c.). (These Ṛiṣis form a class of beings distinct from gods, men, Asuras &c. (Av.1.1.26). They are the authors or seers of the Vedic hymns; ऋषयो मन्त्रद्रष्टारो वसिष्ठादयः; or, according to Yāska, यस्य वाक्यं स ऋषिः, i. e. they are the persons to whom the Vedic hymns were revealed. In every Sūkta the ऋषि is mentioned along with the देवता, छन्दस् and विनियोग. The later works mention seven Ṛiṣis or saptarṣis whose names, according to Śat. Br., are गौतम, भरद्वाज, विश्वामित्र, जमदग्नि, वसिष्ठ, कश्यप and अत्रि; according to Mahābhārata, मरीचि, अत्रि, अङ्गिरस्, पुलह, क्रतु, पुलस्त्य and वसिष्ठ; Manu calls these sages Prajāpatis or progenitors of mankind, and gives ten names, three more being added to the latter list, i. e. दक्ष or प्रचेतस्, भृगु and नारद. In astronomy the seven Ṛiṣis form the constellation of "the Great Bear"); यत्रा सप्त ऋषीन् पर एकमाहुः Rv.1.82.2. -2 A sanctified sage, saint, an ascetic, anchorite; (there are usually three classes of these saints; देवर्षि, ब्रह्मर्षि and राजर्षि; sometimes four more are added; महर्षि, परमर्षि, श्रुतर्षि and काण्डर्षि. -3 A ray of light. -4 An imaginary circle. -5 A hymn (मन्त्र) composed by a Ṛiṣi; एतद्वो$स्तु तपोयुक्तं ददामीत्यृषि- चोदितम् Mb.12.11.18; -6 The Veda; P.III.2.186. -7 A symbolical expression for number seven. -8 Life; Bhāg.1.87.5. -9 The moon. -Comp. -ऋणम् A debt due to Ṛiṣis. -कुल्या 1 a sacred river. -2 N. of महानदी, N. of सरस्वती; अथ तस्योशतीं देवीमृषिकुल्यां सरस्वतीम् Bhāg. 3.16.13. -कृत् a. making one's appearance; Rv.1.31. 16. -गिरिः N. of a mountain in Magadha. -चान्द्रायणम् N. of a particular observance. -च्छन्दस् n. the metre of a Ṛiṣi, -जाङ्गलः, -जाङ्गलिका the plant ऋक्षगन्धा, (Mar. म्हैसवेल). -तर्पणम् libation offered to the Ṛiṣis. -धान्यम् The grain Coix barbata (Mar. वरी). -पञ्चमी N. of a festival or ceremony on the fifth day in the first half of Bhādrapada (observed by women). -पुत्रकः Southern wood, Artemisia abrotanum (Mar. दवणा). -प्रोक्ता the plant माषपर्णी (Mar. रानउडीद). -बन्धु a. connected or related to the Ṛiṣi; Rv.8.1.6. -मनस् a. inspired; far-seeing, enlightened; Rv.9.96.18. -मुखम् the beginning of a Maṇḍala composed by a Ṛiṣi. -यज्ञः a sacrifice offered to a Ṛiṣi (consisting of a prayer in low voice). Ms.4.21. -लोकः the world of the Ṛiṣis. -श्राद्धम् Funeral oblations for the Ṛiṣis. a figurative expression for insignificant acts which are preceded by great preparation. -श्रेष्ठः (ष्ठम्) The pod of Helicteres isora : also the shrub of tree (Mar. मुरुड- शेंग). -स्तोमः 1 praise of the Ṛiṣis. -2 a particular sacrifice completed in one day.
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saptarṣi noun (masculine) one of the 7 ṣis (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
the 7 ṣis (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
the 7 stars of the constellation Ursa Major (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

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saptarṣi

saptarṣi   

saptānāṃ tārakāṇāṃ samūhaḥ yaḥ dhruvanakṣatraṃ parikramya uttarasyāṃ diśi dṛśyate।

pratyekasyāṃ rātrau saptarṣiḥ gagane dṛśyate।

saptarṣi

saptarṣi   

saptānām ṛṣīṇāṃ samūhaḥ।

gautamaḥ bhāradvājaḥ viśvāmitraḥ jamadagniḥ vasiṣṭhaḥ kaśyapaḥ tathā ca atriḥ ete saptarṣayaḥ santi।

saptarṣi

saptarṣimatam   

kṛtiviśeṣaḥ ।

saptarṣimatam iti nāmakāḥ naikāḥ kṛtayaḥ santi









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