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alakṣmīḥ1.9.2FeminineSingularnirṛtimisfortune or misery
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nirṛtif. (n/ir--) dissolution, destruction, calamity, evil, adversity etc. etc. (personified as the goddess of death and corruption and often associated with mṛtyu-, a-rāti- etc. ;variously regarded as the wife of a-dharma-, mother of bhaya-, mahā-bhaya- and mṛtyu-[ ]or as a daughter of a-dharma- and hiṃsā- and mother of naraka- and bhaya-[ ];binds mortals with her cords etc.;is regent of the south[ ]and of the asterism mūla-[ ]) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
nirṛtif. the bottom or lower depths of the earth (as the seat of putrefaction) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
nirṛtim. death or the genius of death View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
nirṛtim. Name of a rudra- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
nirṛtim. of one of the 8 vasu-s (varia lectio ni-kṛti-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
nirṛtigṛhītamfn. (n/ir--) seized by nir-ṛti- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
nirṛtipāśam. the fetters of nir-ṛti- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
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nirṛti निर्ऋतिः f. 1 Decay, destruction, dissolution; विद्याद- लक्ष्मीकतमं जनानां मुखे निबद्धां निर्ऋतिं वहन्तम् Mb.1.87.9;5.36.8. -2 A calamity, evil, bane, adversity; हिंसाया निर्ऋतेर्मृत्यो- र्निरयस्य गुदः स्मृतः Bhāg.2.6.9; सा हि लोकस्य निर्ऋतिः U. 5.3. -3 An imprecation, a curse. -4 Death or destruction personified, the goddess of death or destruction, the regent of the south-western quarter; Bhāg. 1.19.4; पाकयज्ञविधानेन यजेत निर्ऋतिं निशि Ms.11.119. -5 The bottom of the earth. -6 The asterism Mūla. -m. 1 Death or genius of death; राज्यकामो मनून् देवान्निर्ऋतिं त्वभि- चरन् यजेत् Bhāg.2.3.9. -2 N. of one of the 8 Vasus. -3 N. of a Rudra.
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nirṛti f. (departure of life), dissolution, corruption; goddess of death (guardian of the south-west).
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nirṛti tvāhaṃ pari veda viśvataḥ VS.12.64d; MS.2.2.1d: 15.15; śB.7.2.1.11. See nirṛtir iti.
nirṛti nirjarjalpena (TS. nirjālmakena; MS. nirjalpena) śīrṣṇā VS.25.2; TS.5.7.13.1; MS.3.15.2: 178.6. See next.
nirṛti nirjālmākaśīrṣṇā KSA.13.3. See prec.
nirṛtim asthabhiḥ TS.5.7.18.1; KSA.13.8.
nirṛtir iti tvāhaṃ pari veda sarvataḥ (TS.KS. viśvataḥ) AVś.6.84.1d; TS.4.2.5.3d; KS.16.12d. See nirṛtiṃ tvāhaṃ.
nirṛtir durhaṇā vadhīt RV.1.38.6b.
nirṛtir devatā MS.2.13.20: 166.4.
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nirṛti noun (feminine) adversity (personified as the goddess of death and corruption and often associated with Mṛtyu) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
calamity (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
destruction (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
dissolution (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
evil (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

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nirṛti noun (masculine) death or the genius of death (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of a Rudra (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of one of the 8 Vasus (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of Śiva
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nirṛti

nirṛti   

rākṣasaviśeṣaḥ।

kadācit nirṛtiḥ indrasya sāhacaryaṃ tyaktvā tārakāsurasya adhīnatāṃ svīkṛtavān।









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