Surapana, aka: Surāpāna, Surāpāṇa, Sura-pana; 4 Definition(s)
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surāpāna : (nt.) drinking of strong liquor; a strong drink.Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.
surāpāna (सुरापान).—n (S) The drinking of spirituous or vinous liquor.Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
surāpāna (सुरापान).—n The drinking of spirituous liquor.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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.
Surāpāṇa (सुरापाण) or Surāpāna (सुरापान).—the drinking of wine or liquor.
Derivable forms: surāpāṇam (सुरापाणम्), surāpānam (सुरापानम्).
Surāpāṇa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms surā and pāṇa (पाण).Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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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The Great Chronicle of Buddhas (by Ven. Mingun Sayadaw)
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