Snapana, Snāpana: 9 definitions
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Ayurveda (science of life)Source: gurumukhi.ru: Ayurveda glossary of terms
Snapana (स्नपन):—Heating upto red hot and dipping in specified liquids
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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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) Causing to bathe.
2) Used for bathing.
-nam 1 Sprinkling, washing.
2) Bathing, ablution; रेजे जनैः स्नपनसान्द्रतरार्द्रमूर्तिः (reje janaiḥ snapanasāndratarārdramūrtiḥ) Śiśupālavadha 5.57.
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Snāpana (स्नापन).—The act of causing to bathe, or attending a person while bathing; Manusmṛti 2.29.
Derivable forms: snāpanam (स्नापनम्).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-naṃ) 1. Bathing, ablution. 2. Washing, sprinkling, wetting. E. ṣṇā to bathe or purify by bathing, causal form, aff. lyuṭ .
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(-naṃ) The act of causing to bathe or attending a person while bathing.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Snapana (स्नपन).—i. e. snā, [Causal.], + ana, n. 1. Washing. 2. Bathing, ablution, [Śiśupālavadha] 8, 70.
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Snāpana (स्नापन).—i. e. snā, [Causal.], + ana, Bathing, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 2, 209.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Snapana (स्नपन).—[feminine] ī used for bathing (water etc.); [neuter] bathing, ablution.
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Snāpana (स्नापन).—[neuter] bathing, washing.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Snapana (स्नपन):—[from snā] mf(ī)n. ([from] [Causal]) causing to bathe etc.
2) [v.s. ...] used for bathing (as water), [Atharva-veda]
3) [v.s. ...] n. the act of causing to bathe, bathing, ablution, [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa]; etc.
4) Snāpana (स्नापन):—[from snā] n. the act of causing to bathe, attending a person while bathing, [Manu-smṛti; Rāmāyaṇa; Harivaṃśa]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Snapana (स्नपन):—(naṃ) 1. n. Bathing, washing, sprinkling.
[Sanskrit to German]
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.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
1) [noun] the religious act of bathing the idol of a deity.
2) [noun] a bathing, washing (in gen.).
3) [noun] a sprinkling of water around for cleansing the place religiously.
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Snāpana (ಸ್ನಾಪನ):—[noun] the act of bathing another person or an idol.
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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Search found 14 books and stories containing Snapana, Snāpana; (plurals include: Snapanas, Snāpanas). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Bhajana-Rahasya (by Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakura Mahasaya)
Text 11 < [Chapter 1 - Prathama-yāma-sādhana (Niśānta-bhajana–śraddhā)]
Text 6 < [Chapter 1 - Prathama-yāma-sādhana (Niśānta-bhajana–śraddhā)]
Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)
Rasa Jala Nidhi, vol 3: Metals, Gems and other substances (by Bhudeb Mookerjee)
Parama Samhita (English translation) (by Krishnaswami Aiyangar)
Chaitanya Bhagavata (by Bhumipati Dāsa)
Verse 3.9.161 < [Chapter 9 - The Glories of Advaita]
Verse 2.18.94-096 < [Chapter 18 - Mahāprabhu’s Dancing as a Gopī]
Verse 1.2.26 < [Chapter 2 - The Lord’s Appearance]
Expiatory Rites in Keralite Tantra (by T. S. Syamkumar)
1.7. Expiatory Rites in Ājitāgama and Dīptāgama < [Chapter 2 - Expiatory Rites in Āgamic Literature]
1.5. Expiatory Rites In Rauravāgama < [Chapter 2 - Expiatory Rites in Āgamic Literature]
3.2. Expiatory Rites in Kalaśacandrikā < [Chapter 3 - Expiatory Rites in Kerala Tantric Ritual Manuals]