Sampratapana, Saṃpratāpana: 5 definitions
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) Heating, burning.
2) Afflicting, torturing, tormenting.
3) Name of a hell; Ms.4.89.
Derivable forms: saṃpratāpanam (संप्रतापनम्).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-naṃ) 1. Heating, burning. 2. Afflicting. 3. One of the twenty-one hells. E. sam and pra before tap to heat, causal v., lyuṭ aff.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Saṃpratāpana (संप्रतापन).—i. e. sam -pra-tap, [Causal.], + ana, n. 1. Heating, burning. 2. Afflicting. 3. One of the hells, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 4, 89.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Saṃpratāpana (संप्रतापन).—[neuter] heating, a cert. hell.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Sampratāpana (सम्प्रतापन):—[=sam-pratāpana] [from sam-pratapta > sampra-tap] n. ([from] [Causal]) the act of heating, [Suśruta]
2) [v.s. ...] inflicting great pain, afflicting, [Horace H. Wilson]
3) [v.s. ...] Name of a hell, [Manu-smṛti; Yājñavalkya; Viṣṇu-smṛti, viṣṇu-sūtra, vaiṣṇava-dharma-śāstra]
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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Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)
Verse 4.88-90 < [Section X - Gifts not to be Accepted]
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The Garuda Purana (abridged) (by Ernest Wood)
The Mahavastu (great story) (by J. J. Jones)
The Padma Purana (by N.A. Deshpande)
Chapter 31 - Vikuṇḍala’s Dialogue with the Devadūta < [Section 3 - Svarga-khaṇḍa (section on the heavens)]
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Chapter 129 - The Deliverance of the Five Gandharva Maidens < [Section 6 - Uttara-Khaṇḍa (Concluding Section)]