Dirghatapas, Dīrghatapas, Dirgha-tapas: 7 definitions


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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Dīrghatapas (दीर्घतपस्):—(dī + ta)

1) adj. der sich langdauernden Kasteiungen hingiebt: dadarśa dīrghatapasāṃ tapyatāṃ tapa uttamam [Rāmāyaṇa Gorresio 1, 59, 11.] —

2) m. Nomen proprium eines Sohnes des Kāśya und Grossvaters des Dhanvantari [Harivaṃśa 1521.] Vaters des Dhanv. [?1734. fg. Vāyupurāṇa in Viṣṇupurāṇa 406, Nalopākhyāna 10.] ṛṣirdevatapā nāma jātyandho guruśāpataḥ . tvatprasādācca cakṣuṣmān [Harivaṃśa 14365.] eines Muni in Kāmpilya [Kathāsaritsāgara 25, 24. 27.] dīrghatapaākhyāna [ŚIVA-Pāṇini’s acht Bücher] in [Oxforder Handschriften 66,a,21. 22.] Die richtige Form des Namens ist dīrghatamas .

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Dīrghatapas (दीर्घतपस्):—

2) ein alter Muni [Varāhamihira’s Bṛhajjātaka S. 48, 64.] Vater des Mahātapas [Kathāsaritsāgara 101, 16.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Dīrghatapas (दीर्घतपस्):——

1) Adj. der sich langdauernden Kasteiungen hingiebt [Harivaṃśa 14532.] —

2) m. Nomen proprium verschiedener Ṛṣi ; auch = dīrghatamas.

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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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