Tapahara, Tapa-hara, Tāpahara: 2 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Tāpahara (तापहर).—a.

1) removing heat, cooling

2) consoling.

Tāpahara is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms tāpa and hara (हर).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Tāpahara (तापहर).—mfn.

(-raḥ-rī-raṃ) 1. Cooling, removing heat. 2. Consoling, alleviating distress. f. (-rī) A dish, a sort of soup, of pulse and grain, first fried with ghee and turmeric, and afterwards boiled with salt and sugar. E. tāpa, and hara what removes. tāpaṃ harati hṛ-ṭa .

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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. 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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