Papadarshan, aka: Pāpadarśan, Papa-darshan; 1 Definition(s)

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The Sanskrit term Pāpadarśan can be transliterated into English as Papadarsan or Papadarshan, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Pāpadarśan (पापदर्शन्).—looking at faults, malevolent.

Pāpadarśan is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms pāpa and darśan (दर्शन्). See also (synonyms): pāpadarśin.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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