Natyashastra glossary, starting with ‘p’

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The Natyashastra glossary, starting with the letter “p”, contains 432 definitions, select a phrase below for the definitions and references.

  1. Pachcha
  2. Pada
  3. Padabhaga
  4. Padacari
  5. Padadi
  6. Padadiyamaka
  7. Padadosha
  8. Padalalitya
  9. Padamshadosha
  10. Padanta
  11. Padantayamaka
  12. Padapatra
  13. Padapaviddhaka
  14. Padarecaka
  15. Padartha-tika
  16. Padaviddha
  17. Padma
  18. Padmakosha
  19. Padmakoshahasta
  20. Padmini
  21. Padoccaya
  22. Paduka
  23. Pahlava
  24. Painting
  25. Paishaca
  26. Paksha-pradyota
  27. Paksha-vancita
  28. Pakshapradyotaka
  29. Pakshavancitaka
  30. Pakshodyota
  31. Pakshodyotahasta
  32. Palasha
  33. Palate
  34. Pallava
  35. Pallavita
  36. Pallavitahasta
  37. Panasa
  38. Panava
  39. Pancadosha
  40. Pancakritya
  41. Pancala
  42. Pancalamadhyama
  43. Pancali
  44. Pancaliriti
  45. Pancama
  46. Pancamarapu
  47. Pancamasarasamhita
  48. Pancami
  49. Pancashikha
  50. Pancasvara
  51. Pancayata
  52. Pandityavira
  53. Pandu
  54. Pandukarna
  55. Pani
  56. Panika
  57. Paniprahata
  58. Panitraya
  59. Pankti
  60. Pannaga
  61. Pantarankam
  62. Papanashini
  63. Parahpurusha
  64. Parai
  65. Parakiya
  66. Parasamuttha
  67. Parashurama
  68. Parashuramavatara
  69. Parastha
  70. Paratappirampu
  71. Paravritta
  72. Paribhashana
  73. Paribhavana
  74. Paricarika
  75. Paricchinna
  76. Parighattana
  77. Parigitika
  78. Parihasta
  79. Parijata
  80. Parikara
  81. Parikarankura
  82. Parikshipta
  83. Parilolita
  84. Parimarjana
  85. Parinama
  86. Parinyasa
  87. Pariparshvaka
  88. Pariparshvika
  89. Paripati
  90. Parisamkhya
  91. Parisarpa
  92. Parivahita
  93. Parivarta
  94. Parivartaka
  95. Parivartana
  96. Parivartani
  97. Parivartita
  98. Parivraj
  99. Parivritta
  100. Parivrittakarecita
  101. Parivrittarecita
  102. Parivritti
  103. Paroksha
  104. Parokshartha
  105. Parrot
  106. Parshada
  107. Parshnisamasta
  108. Parshva
  109. Parshvabhimukha
  110. Parshvaccheda
  111. Parshvagata
  112. Parshvajanu
  113. Parshvajanuka
  114. Parshvakranta
  115. Parshvakrita
  116. Parshvamandali
  117. Parshvamauli
  118. Parshvanikuttaka
  119. Parshvanikuttana
  120. Parshvapani
  121. Parshvasuci
  122. Parshvasvastika
  123. Parshvordhvamandala
  124. Parshvordhvamandalahasta
  125. Parthiva
  126. Parvata
  127. Parvati
  128. Paryasta
  129. Paryastaka
  130. Paryastapahnuti
  131. Paryaya
  132. Paryayokta
  133. Paryayokti
  134. Paryupasana
  135. Pasha
  136. Pataha
  137. Pataka
  138. Patakahasta
  139. Patakasthana
  140. Patala
  141. Patalavijaya
  142. Patali
  143. Patana
  144. Patatrin
  145. Pathos
  146. Pathya
  147. Pati
  148. Patinoratal
  149. Patita
  150. Patra
  151. Patrakarnika
  152. Patralekha
  153. Patrini
  154. Pattana
  155. Pattasa
  156. Patuvritta
  157. Patyalida
  158. Paundarika
  159. Paundra
  160. Pauravi
  161. Pava
  162. Pavai
  163. Pavai-atal
  164. Pavarga
  165. Pavika
  166. Payasa
  167. Peacock
  168. Peak
  169. Penkai
  170. Pepa
  171. Perfume
  172. Perumitam
  173. Perumpanar
  174. Peti
  175. Phala
  176. Phalagama
  177. Phalaprapti
  178. Phalayoga
  179. Phena
  180. Phulla
  181. Physical Exertion
  182. Physical Expression
  183. Physical Gesture
  184. Physical Movement
  185. Picking
  186. Piercing
  187. Pigeon
  188. Pihita
  189. Pindi
  190. Pindibandha
  191. Pindipatra
  192. Pingala
  193. Pinnayal
  194. Piravruttam
  195. Pishaca
  196. Pishtakutta
  197. Pita
  198. Pitamaha
  199. Pithamukha
  200. Pitri
  201. Pitrimantra
  202. Plavanga
  203. Plavangama
  204. Plavita
  205. Pleasant
  206. Pleasing
  207. Plucking
  208. Pluta
  209. Polite Acceptance
  210. Porul
  211. Porunar
  212. Posture
  213. Potukkai
  214. Power
  215. Powerful Weapon
  216. Prabandha
  217. Prabhavati
  218. Pracara
  219. Pracchedaka
  220. Pracya
  221. Pradana
  222. Pradeshini
  223. Pradvivaka
  224. Pragalbha
  225. Pragalbhya
  226. Pragamana
  227. Pragjyotisha
  228. Prahara
  229. Praharana
  230. Praharshana
  231. Praharshani
  232. Praharshini
  233. Prahasana
  234. Prahelika
  235. Prajapatya
  236. Prakalai
  237. Prakampa
  238. Prakampita
  239. Prakara
  240. Prakarana
  241. Prakarani
  242. Prakari
  243. Prakashita
  244. Prakirna
  245. Prakrit
  246. Prakrita
  247. Prakriti
  248. Prakshepya
  249. Pralambita
  250. Pralapa
  251. Pralaya
  252. Pralokita
  253. Pramada
  254. Pramanika
  255. Pramatha
  256. Pramita
  257. Pramitakshara
  258. Pramoda
  259. Pranayodbhava
  260. Prancini
  261. Pranga
  262. Prapanca
  263. Prapti
  264. Praptisambhava
  265. Praptyasha
  266. Prarambha
  267. Prarocana
  268. Prarthana
  269. Prasa
  270. Prasada
  271. Prasadaguna
  272. Prasadana
  273. Prasadika
  274. Prasadiki
  275. Prasanga
  276. Prasangika
  277. Prasanna
  278. Prasannadi
  279. Prasannadyanta
  280. Prasannamadhya
  281. Prasannanta
  282. Prasarana
  283. Prasarini
  284. Prasarita
  285. Prasarpita
  286. Prasarpitaka
  287. Prasarpitatala
  288. Prasava
  289. Prashamana
  290. Prashamsa
  291. Prashasti
  292. Prashnika
  293. Prashta
  294. Prasiddhi
  295. Prasrita
  296. Prastara
  297. Prastavana
  298. Prasvapana
  299. Prasvara
  300. Pratibha
  301. Pratibhana
  302. Pratibheda
  303. Pratihari
  304. Pratikulavarna
  305. Pratimardana
  306. Pratimukha
  307. Pratimukhanga
  308. Pratimukhasandhi
  309. Pratipa
  310. Pratipopama
  311. Pratisara
  312. Pratishiras
  313. Pratishirshaka
  314. Pratishtha
  315. Pratishthana
  316. Pratishushka
  317. Prativastu
  318. Prativastupama
  319. Pratiyamana
  320. Pratiyamanartha
  321. Pratyahara
  322. Pratyaksha
  323. Pratyalidha
  324. Pratyalidhasthana
  325. Pratyanga
  326. Pratyangabhinaya
  327. Pratyanika
  328. Pratyaya
  329. Pratyutpannamatitva
  330. Praudokti
  331. Pravala
  332. Pravanga
  333. Pravaralalita
  334. Pravasa
  335. Praveni
  336. Pravesha
  337. Praveshaka
  338. Praveshiki
  339. Pravriddhanada
  340. Pravrish
  341. Pravritta
  342. Pravrittaka
  343. Pravritti
  344. Prayatna
  345. Prayer
  346. Prayoga
  347. Prayoktri
  348. Prayukta
  349. Preksha
  350. Prekshaka
  351. Prema
  352. Prenkhalita
  353. Prenkhana
  354. Prenkholita
  355. Prenkholitaka
  356. Preparing
  357. Prerita
  358. Preshana
  359. Preshanacarika
  360. Preshya
  361. Pressing
  362. Prevention
  363. Preyas
  364. Priccha
  365. Pride
  366. Priest
  367. Primary Meaning
  368. Prishtha
  369. Prishthaga
  370. Prishthasvastika
  371. Prithula
  372. Prithvi
  373. Priti
  374. Priya
  375. Priyavacana
  376. Priyokti
  377. Prohibition
  378. Proshitabhartrika
  379. Puga
  380. Pukarkantam
  381. Pulaha
  382. Pulastya
  383. Pulinda
  384. Pulling
  385. Puloma
  386. Puloman
  387. Punaruktapratikasha
  388. Punaruktavadabhasa
  389. Pundarikavitthala
  390. Pundra
  391. Pundraksha
  392. Pundranasa
  393. Pungent
  394. Punkhita
  395. Punnaga
  396. Puṇya
  397. Puraka
  398. Purakuttu
  399. Purana
  400. Puratita
  401. Purigai
  402. Purna
  403. Purnopama
  404. Purodha
  405. Purodhas
  406. Purukutsa
  407. Puruliya
  408. Puruliya Chau
  409. Pururavas
  410. Purvabhadrapada
  411. Purvaphalguni
  412. Purvaraga
  413. Purvaranga
  414. Purvarupa
  415. Purvarupata
  416. Purvashadha
  417. Purvavakya
  418. Purvottara
  419. Pushari
  420. Pushkara
  421. Pushpa
  422. Pushpagandika
  423. Pushpaputa
  424. Pushpaputahasta
  425. Pushpasamriddha
  426. Pushpitagra
  427. Pushtida
  428. Pushya
  429. Pusta
  430. Puta
  431. Putpabheda
  432. Putraka
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