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Citrapada, aka: Citra-pada; 1 Definition(s)

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Citrapada (चित्रपद).—Name of an additional lāsyāṅga, or ‘elements of the gentle dance’;—In the citrapada, the heroine who is afflicted by the fire of love, diverts her mind, looking at the form of her lover (drawn in picture).

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