Sthalipurisha, aka: Sthālīpurīṣa, Sthali-purisha; 1 Definition(s)

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Sthalipurisha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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.

The Sanskrit term Sthālīpurīṣa can be transliterated into English as Sthalipurisa or Sthalipurisha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[Sthalipurisha in Sanskrit glossaries]

Sthālīpurīṣa (स्थालीपुरीष).—the sediment or dirt sticking to a cooking-pot; स्थालीपुरीषादीन्यप्यमृतवद- भ्यवहरति (sthālīpurīṣādīnyapyamṛtavada- bhyavaharati) Bhāg.5.9.11.

Derivable forms: sthālīpurīṣam (स्थालीपुरीषम्).

Sthālīpurīṣa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms sthālī and purīṣa (पुरीष).

(Source): DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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