Sanskrit Words Related to Dharana

dhara [p= 510,1] [L=99748]
ā)n. ( √ dh) bearing , supporting (scil. the world , said of kṛṣṇa and śiva) MBh.

ifc. holding , bearing , carrying , wearing , possessing , having , keeping (also in memory) , sustaining , preserving , observing (cf. aśu- , aka- , kula- &c ) MBh. R. &c
dhara [L=99750]
a mountain
Kir. xv , 12 (cf. kiti- , bhū- &c )
dhara [L=99751]
a flock of cotton
dhara [L=99752]
a frivolous or dissolute man (
= via) L.
dhara [L=99753]
a sword
dhara [L=99754]
N. of a vasu MBh.
dhara [L=99755]
of a follower of the
ṇḍavas ib. of the king of the tortoises L.
dhara [L=99756]
of the father of
padma-prabha (6th arhat of pres. ava-sarpiī) L.
dhara [L=99758]
the uterus or womb
dhara [L=99759]
a vein or tubular vessel of the body
dhara [L=99760]
dhara [L=99761]
a mass of gold or heap of valuables (representing the earth and given to Brahmans)
dhara [L=99762]
one of the 8 forms of
sarasvatī id.
dhara [L=99763]
N. of one of the wives of kaśyapa (mother of the land and water-birds , prob. = the Earth) Hariv. 232 (v.l. irā)
dhara [L=99764]
L. (v.l. dara)

(H1) mf
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dhāraka 1 [p= 515,1] [L=100947]
= prec. (ifc. ; cf. kula- , deha- , nāma- &c )

gen.) Ka1ran2d2.
dhāraka 1 [L=100949]
a receptacle or vessel for anything
dhāraka 1 [L=100950]
a water-pot
dhāraka 2 [p= 515,3] [L=101094]
= prec. or next


(H2) mfn.
[L=100948]keeping in the memory (with
(H2B) m.
(H2B) m.
(H2) ifc.
dhāraa [p= 515,1] [L=100954]
ī)n. holding , bearing , keeping (in remembrance) , retention , preserving , protecting , maintaining , possessing , having (ifc. or with gen.) TA1r. MBh. Sus3r. : BhP.

gen.) , resembling MBh. xiii , 739
dhāraa [L=100956]
N. of śiva MBh.
dhāraa [L=100957]
of a son of
kaśyapa ib.
dhāraa [L=100958]
of a prince of the
candravatsas ib.
dhāraa [L=100959]
du. the two female breasts L.
dhā́raa [L=100960]
the act of holding , bearing
&c S3Br. Mn. Ya1jn5. MBh. &c
dhā́raa [L=100961]
wearing (
» liga-)
dhā́raa [L=100962]
suffering , enduring
dhā́raa [L=100963]
keeping in remembrance , memory
TA1r. Mn. MBh. Hariv. : immovable concentration of the mind upon (loc.) Veda7ntas.
dhā́raa [L=100964]
restraining (
cf. śvāsa-)
dhā́raa [L=100965]
keeping back
i.e. pronouncing imperfectly Pra1t.
dhāraa [L=100966]
ā and ī). » dhāraā and °ī.

(H2) mf
[L=100955]assuming the shape of (
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dhāraā* dhyayana [p= 515,2] [L=100971]
the conservative method of reading (
i.e. the rehearsing of a work to keep it in memory , as opp. to grahaā*dh° , the acquisitive method) L.

(H3) n.
dharaā* nvita [L=100972]
endowed with a good memory

(H3) mfn.
dhāraā [L=100975]
cf. °a , col.1) the act of holding , bearing , wearing , supporting , maintaining MBh. R.

Kat2hUp. Gr2S. MBh. BhP.

Mn. MBh. Sus3r. Ka1v. Pur. &c

MWB. 239 (°ā-dh , to exercise concentration Ya1jn5. ; °ā gata , having composed one's self R. )

Ya1jn5. iii , 73


Mn. MBh.

the 8th to the 11th day in the light half of month
jyaiṣṭha Var.

(H2) f.
[L=100976]retaining , keeping back (also in remembrance) , a good memory
[L=100977]collection or concentration of the mind (joined with the retention of breath)
[L=100979]understanding , intellect
[L=100980]firmness , steadfastness , righteousness
[L=100981]fixed preceptor settled rule , certainty
dhāraā--vat [L=100988]
connected with memory

(H3) mfn.
dhārin 1 [L=101019]
bearing , wearing , holding , possessing , keeping in one's memory , maintaining , observing (with
gen. or ifc.) Mn. MBh. Ka1v. &c

poka (?) Hariv. 11986 ( Ni1lak. )
dhārin 1 [L=101021]
Careya Arborea or Salvadora Persica L.
dhārin 1 [L=101023]
N. of a daughter of sva-dhā BhP. (cf. °raī)
dhārin 1 [L=101024]
N. of a deity Jain.
dhārin 1 [L=101025]
of the wife of
agni-mitra Ma1lav.
dhārin 1 [L=101026]
of other women
dhārin 1 [L=101027]
pl. a collect. N. of the 74 wives of the gods VahniP.

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