Kapalik: 1 definition


Kapalik means something in Hindi. 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.

Ambiguity: Although Kapalik has separate glossary definitions below, it also represents an alternative spelling of the word Kapalika.

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Hindi dictionary

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Kapalik in Hindi refers in English to:—(nm) a follower of the vam-margi: shaiv sect, who carries human skull (kapal) in his hand, eats meat and drinks all sorts of intoxicants..—kapalik (कापालिक) is alternatively transliterated as Kāpālika.

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