bakulaḥ बकुलः

Definition: बकुलः 1 A kind of tree, Mimusops Elengi, (said according to the convention of poets to put forth blossoms when sprinkled by young women with monthfuls of wine); काङ्क्षत्यन्यो (केसरः or बकुलः) वदनमदिरां दोहदच्छद्यना$स्याः Me.8; बकुलः सीधुगण्डूषसेकात् (विकसति); तव निश्वसितानुकारिभिर्बकुलैरर्धचितां समं मया R.8.64; (for similar conventions about other trees see the quotation under अशोक). -2 a kind of drug. -लम् The fragrant flower of this tree; कृती मालाकरो बकुलमपि कुत्रापि निदधे Bv.1.54. -ली A kind of drug.


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