Apatarpana, Apatarpaṇa: 9 definitions


Apatarpana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

In Hinduism

Ayurveda (science of life)

[«previous next»] — Apatarpana in Ayurveda glossary
Source: gurumukhi.ru: Ayurveda glossary of terms

Apatarpaṇa (अपतर्पण):—Under nutrition-Regimen which leads to emaciation of the body, viz purificatory measures (Purgative , emesis, bblood letting and decoction enema treatments), fasting, basking, excessive exercise and even by taking negative calorie food. It is contrast to over-nutition (Santarpana).

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Āyurveda (आयुर्वेद, ayurveda) is a branch of Indian science dealing with medicine, herbalism, taxology, anatomy, surgery, alchemy and related topics. Traditional practice of Āyurveda in ancient India dates back to at least the first millenium BC. Literature is commonly written in Sanskrit using various poetic metres.

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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Apatarpana in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Apatarpaṇa (अपतर्पण).—

1) Fasting (in sickness).

2) Absence of satisfaction.

Derivable forms: apatarpaṇam (अपतर्पणम्).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Apatarpaṇa (अपतर्पण).—n.

(-ṇaṃ) Fasting, (in sickness.) E. apa bad, and tarpaṇa satisfaction.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Apatarpaṇa (अपतर्पण).—n. fasting (in sickness). Ghrāṇa-tarpaṇa, 1. adj. smelling sweetly, [Harivaṃśa, (ed. Calc.)] 3710. 2. n. perfume, [Rāmāyaṇa] 2, 94, 14.

Apatarpaṇa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms apa and tarpaṇa (तर्पण).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Apatarpaṇa (अपतर्पण):—[=apa-tarpaṇa] [from apa-tṛp] n. fasting (in sickness), [Suśruta]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Goldstücker Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Apatarpaṇa (अपतर्पण):—[tatpurusha compound] n.

(-ṇam) Fasting (in sickness &c.). E. tṛp with apa, kṛt aff. lyuṭ.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Apatarpaṇa (अपतर्पण):—[apa-tarpaṇa] (ṇaṃ) 1. n. Fasting (in sickness).

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Apatarpana in German

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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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