Gurutalpaga, aka: Guru-talpaga; 3 Definition(s)


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Marathi-English dictionary

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gurutalpaga (गुरुतल्पग).—m S pop. gurutalpī m A violator of the bed of his spiritual or natural father.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

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Gurutalpaga (गुरुतल्पग).—m.

1) one who violates his teacher's bed (wife), (ranked in Hindu law as a sinner of the worst kind, committer of an atipātaka; cf. Ms.11.13); Mb.3.43.6.

2) one who defiles his step-mother.

Derivable forms: gurutalpagaḥ (गुरुतल्पगः).

Gurutalpaga is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms guru and talpaga (तल्पग). See also (synonyms): gurutalpin.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Gurutalpaga (गुरुतल्पग).—m.

(-gaḥ) A violator of his teacher’s bed. E. guru as above talpa a bed and ga who goes.

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