Santarpana, Santarpaṇa, Samtarpana: 6 definitions


Santarpana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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»] — Santarpana in Ayurveda glossary
Source: Ayurveda glossary of terms

Santarpaṇa (सन्तर्पण):—Word tarpana means sense of well being. It is a function of Rasa Dhatu. Food substance and herbs that increase Rasa Dhatu and subsiquently Kapha are all grouped under Santarpana. Charaka as defined the word Tarpana as that which satisfy the hunger. Contrary to this is Apatarpana.

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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

Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Santarpana in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

santarpaṇa (संतर्पण).—n (S) Gratifying, satisfying, supplying the desires or wants of.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

santarpaṇa (संतर्पण).—n Gratifying, satisfying the desires of.

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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 dictionary

[«previous next»] — Santarpana in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Santarpaṇa (सन्तर्पण).—n.

(-ṇaṃ) 1. Satisfying, satiating, gratifying. 2. Anything giving delight. E. sam before tṛp to be satisfied, causal v., lyuṭ aff.

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

Santarpaṇa (सन्तर्पण):—[sa-ntarpaṇa] (ṇaṃ) 1. m. Satisfying.

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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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Santarpana in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Saṃtarpaṇa (ಸಂತರ್ಪಣ):—

1) [adjective] satisfying; gratifying.

2) [adjective] gladdening; giving pleasure.

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Saṃtarpaṇa (ಸಂತರ್ಪಣ):—

1) [noun] the act of satisfying or pleasing; an instance of this.

2) [noun] a kind of sweet dish.

3) [noun] a rich and elaborate meal arranged for a large number of people; a feast.

4) [noun] alleviation, mitigation of pain, anguish, etc.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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