Tripad, Tri-pad, Tripād: 6 definitions
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Tripad (त्रिपद्) or Tripād (त्रिपाद्).—m. Ved.
2) fever (personified).
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1) having three feet.
2) consisting of three parts, having three fourths; राघवः शिथिलं तस्थौ भुवि धर्मस्त्रिपादिव (rāghavaḥ śithilaṃ tasthau bhuvi dharmastripādiva) R.15.96.
3) trinomial. (-m.)
1) an epithet of Viṣṇu in his dwarf incarnation.
2) the Supreme Being.
Tripād is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms tri and pād (पाद्).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Tripād (त्रिपाद्).—m. (-pād) 1. A name of Vishnu. 2. Fever, (personified.) E. tri three, and pāda foot or part, three-footed, alluding to Vishnu'S three steps which paced the universe; and the demon of fever is described in the Puranas, with three feet, and three heads, alluding probably to its three stages of cold, hot, and sweating.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Tripad (त्रिपद्).—or tripad (pād), [feminine] tripadī = seq., also making three steps; [substantive] three quarters, [masculine] [Epithet] of Viṣṇu.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Tripad (त्रिपद्):—[=tri-pad] [from tri] m. (pād) f. (pād [Pāṇini 4f.]; padī [gana] kumbhapady-ādi) n. three-footed, [Ṛg-veda x, 117, 8; Vājasaneyi-saṃhitā; Chāndogya-upaniṣad; Raghuvaṃśa] (Dharma), [Bhāgavata-purāṇa] (Viṣṇu, Yajña, Jvara)
2) [v.s. ...] making 3 steps, [Āśvalāyana-gṛhya-sūtra; Śāṅkhāyana-gṛhya-sūtra]
3) [v.s. ...] having 3 divisions (a stanza), [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa xiv; Bhāgavata-purāṇa] (Sāvitrī, Gāyatrī), [Chandaḥ-sūtra]
4) [v.s. ...] trinomial
5) [v.s. ...] three-fourths, [Ṛg-veda x, 90, 3 f.]
6) [v.s. ...] m. Name of a Daitya, [Mahābhārata ix, 2693]
7) Tripād (त्रिपाद्):—[=tri-pād] [from tri] See -pad
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The Padma Purana (by N.A. Deshpande)
Chapter 227 - The Description of the Vibhūti of Tripād < [Section 6 - Uttara-Khaṇḍa (Concluding Section)]
Chapter 228 - Description of the Highest Heaven etc. < [Section 6 - Uttara-Khaṇḍa (Concluding Section)]
Chapter 226 - The Meaning of the Mantra (Formula) < [Section 6 - Uttara-Khaṇḍa (Concluding Section)]
A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 3 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
Isha Upanishad (by A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada)
A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 2 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)