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प्रणिधा pra-ṇi-√ dhā [ praNidhA ]
( Pāṇ. 8-4, 17 ), P. Ā. -dadhāti, -dhatte , to place in front, cause to precede MBh.
to put down, deposit ib.
to place in, bring into ( loc. ) ib.
to set ( a gem ) in ( loc. ) Hit.
to put on, apply Suśr.
to touch MBh.
to turn or direct ( the eyes or thoughts ) upon ( loc. ) MBh. Hariv. etc. ( with manas and inf. ' to resolve upon ' Bhaṭṭ.
scil. manas, ' to give the whole attention to, reflect, consider ' MBh.
ātma praṇidhīyatām, ' one must think ' ib. )
to send out or employ ( a spy or emissary ), to spy MBh. R.
to find out or ascertain anything ( acc. ) to be ( acc. ) MBh.
pra-ṇidhātavya [ praNidhAtavya ]
mfn. to be turned upon ( loc. ) Car.
pra-ṇidhāna [ praNidhAna ]
n. laying on, fixing, applying ( also pl. ) Car. Suśr.
access, entrance L.
exertion, endeavour SaddhP.
respectful conduct, attention, paid to ( loc. ) MBh.
profound religious meditation, abstract contemplation of ( comp. ) Ragh. Kathās. Vedântas
vehement desire Lalit.
prayer ( threefold ) Dharmas. 112
pra-ṇidhāyin [ praNidhAyin ]
mfn. employing, sending out ( spies ) Prasannar
pra-ṇidhi [ praNidhi ]
m. watching, observing, spying MBh.
sending out ( spies or emissaries ) R.
a spy, secret agent, emissary Mn. MBh. etc. ( °dhī-√ bhū, to become a spy Pañcat. )
an attendant, follower L.
care, attention L.
asking, solicitation, request SaddhP.
N. of a son of Bṛhad-ratha MBh.
pra-ṇidheya [ praNidheya ]
mfn. to be applied or injected ( as a clyster ) Suśr.
to be sent out ( as a spy ) MBh.
n. employing, sending out ( of emissaries ) MW.
pra-ṇihita [ praNihita ]
mfn. laid on, imposed, applied Suśr.
put down, deposited Bālar. BhP.
outstretched, stretched forth Megh. Sāh
directed towards, fixed upon ( loc. ) Hariv. Bhartṛ. BhP.
delivered, committed, entrusted to ( dat. ) Bālar
contained in ( comp. ) BhP.
sent out ( as a spy ) MBh.
found out, discovered ib.
ascertained or stated Mn. vii, 54
one who has his thoughts concentrated on one point, intent upon ( loc. ) R. Bhaṭṭ.
obtained, acquired W.
prudent, cautious, wary ib.
resolved, determined ib.
agreed to or admitted ib.
-dhī ( Bhartṛ. ), °tâtman ( Āpast. ), mfn. having the mind fixed upon ( loc. or comp. )
°têṣaṇa mfn. having the eyes directed towards or fixed upon ( comp. ) Hariv.