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- 1 प्रतिष्ठा prati-ṣṭhā [ pratiSThA ]
- 2 prati-ṣṭhā' [ pratiSThA ]
- 2.1 prati-ṣṭhātṛ [ pratiSThAtR ]
- 2.2 prati-ṣṭhā'na [ pratiSThAna ]
- 2.3 prati-ṣṭhāpana [ pratiSThApana ]
- 2.4 prati-ṣṭhā'pam [ pratiSThApam ]
- 2.5 prati-ṣṭhāpayitavya [ pratiSThApayitavya ]
- 2.6 prati-ṣṭhāpayitṛ [ pratiSThApayitR ]
- 2.7 prati-ṣṭhāpita [ pratiSThApita ]
- 2.8 prati-ṣṭhā'pya [ pratiSThApya ]
- 2.9 prati-ṣṭhí [ pratiSThi ]
- 2.10 prati-ṣṭhikā [ pratiSThikA ]
- 2.11 prati-ṣṭhita [ pratiSThita ]
- 2.12 prati-ṣṭhiti [ pratiSThiti ]
प्रतिष्ठा prati-ṣṭhā [ pratiSThA ]
( √ sthā ), P. Ā. -tiṣṭhati, °te, to stand, stay, abide, dwell RV. etc.
to stand still, set ( as the sun ), cease MBh. BhP.
to stand firm, be based or rest on ( loc. ), be established, thrive, prosper RV. etc.
to depend or rely on ( loc. ) Vajracch.
to withstand, resist ( acc. ) MBh. Hariv.
to spread or extend over ( acc. ) MBh. : Caus. ṣṭhāpayati, to put down, place upon, introduce into ( loc. ) Br. GṛŚrS.
to set up, erect ( as an image ), Ratnav
to bring or lead into ( loc. ) MBh.
to establish in, appoint to ( loc. ) ib. R. etc.
to transfer or offer or present to, bestow or confer upon ( dat. or loc. ) ĀśvGṛ. Mn. MBh. etc.
to fix, found, prop, support, maintain TS. Br. MBh. Hariv.
to hold against or opposite R.
prati-ṣṭhá [ pratiSTha ]
mf ( ā ) n. standing firmly, steadfast ŚBr. MBh.
( ifc. ) ending with, leading to Jātakam
m. N. of the father of Su-pārśva ( who was 7th Arhat of present Avasarpiṇi ) L.
( ā ), f. See next
n. point of support, centre or base of anything RV. x, 73, 6 ( pratiṣṭhā'hṛdyā jaghantha, ' thou hast stricken to the quick
pratiṣṭhā may also be acc. pl. of next )
prati-ṣṭhā' [ pratiSThA ]
f. ( ifc. f. ā ) standing still, resting, remaining, steadfastness, stability, perseverance in ( comp. ) VS. etc.
a standpoint, resting-place, ground, base, foundation, prop , stay, support RV. etc.
a receptacle, homestead, dwelling, house AV. etc. ( ifc. abiding or dwelling in Ragh. Pur. )
a pedestal, the foot ( of men or animals ) AV. Br. ŚāṅkhŚr.
limit, boundary W.
state of rest, quiet, tranquillity, comfort, ease MBh. Kāv
setting up ( as of an idol etc. RTL. 70 )
pre-eminence, superiority, high rank or position, fame, celebrity Kāv. Kathās. Rājat
establishment on or accession to ( the throne etc. ) Hariv. Śak. Var. Rājat
the performance of any ceremony or of any solemn act, consecration or dedication ( of a monument or of an idol or of a temple etc. ; prâṇa-pr° )., settling or endowment of a daughter, completion of a vow, any ceremony for obtaining supernatural and magical powers Var. Kathās. Rājat. Pur.
a mystical N. of the letter ā L.
N. of one of the Mātṛs attending on Skanda MBh.
of sev. metres RPrāt.
( with prajā-pateḥ ) N. of a Sāman ĀrshBr.
= hrasva Naigh. iii, 2
-kāma ( °ṣṭhā'- ), mfn. desirous of a firm basis or a fixed abode or a high position TS. TāṇḍBr. GṛŚrS. BhP.
-tva n. the being a basis or foundation Śaṃk
-nvita ( °ṣṭhânv° ), mfn. possessed of fame, celebrated MW.
-vat mfn. having a foundation or support TUp.
prati-ṣṭhātṛ [ pratiSThAtR ]
m. N. of a partic. priest ( = prati- prasthātṛ ) Hariv.
prati-ṣṭhā'na [ pratiSThAna ]
n. a firm standing-place, ground, foundation PārGṛ. MBh. etc.
a pedestal, foot TBr. MBh. R.
the foundation ( others ' consecration ' ) of a city SkandaP.
N. of a town at the confluence of the Gaṅgā and Yamunā ( on the left bank of the Gaṅgā opposite to Allāhābad, the capital of the early kings of the lunar dynasty ) MBh. Hariv. Kathās. etc. ( IW. 511, n. 1 )
m. N. of a locality on the Go-dāvari Kathās
( du. ) of the constellation Proshṭha-pada L.
prati-ṣṭhāpana [ pratiSThApana ]
n. fixing, placing, locating
( esp. ) the erection or consecration of the image of a deity Var. ( - paddhati f. N. of wk. )
establishment, corroboration Sarvad
( ā ), f. counter-assertion, statement of an antithesis Car.
prati-ṣṭhā'pam [ pratiSThApam ]
ind. p. ( of Caus. ) placing, locating ŚBr.
( as inf. ) for founding or establishing TāṇḍBr.
prati-ṣṭhāpayitavya [ pratiSThApayitavya ]
mfn. to be placed or fixed or established Kāraṇḍ. ( w.r. °sthAp° )
prati-ṣṭhāpayitṛ [ pratiSThApayitR ]
m. a founder, establisher VPrāt.
prati-ṣṭhāpita [ pratiSThApita ]
mfn. set up, fixed, erected Kathās
prati-ṣṭhā'pya [ pratiSThApya ]
mfn. to be placed or located or fixed TS. AitBr.
to be consigned or transferred or entrusted to ( loc. ) MBh.
prati-ṣṭhí [ pratiSThi ]
f. resistance RV. vi, 18, 12 ( Sāy. ' āśraya ' )
prati-ṣṭhikā [ pratiSThikA ]
f. a basis, foundation Hcat
prati-ṣṭhita [ pratiSThita ]
( práti. ), mfn. standing, stationed, placed , situated in or on ( loc. or comp. ) MBh. R. etc.
abiding or contained in ( loc. ) ŚBr. etc.
fixed, firm, rooted, founded, resting or dependent on ( loc. or comp. ) AV. etc.
established, proved Mn. viii, 164
ordained for, applicable to ( loc. ) ib., 226
secure, thriving, well off ChUp. Hariv. etc.
familiar or conversant with ( loc. ) MBh.
transferred to ( loc. ) Hariv.
undertaken Pañcat. ( B. anu-ṣṭhita )
ascended into, having reached ( comp. ) Śak. vii, 4/5 ( v.l. )
complete, finished W.
endowed, portioned ib.
established in life, married ib.
prized, valued ib.
famous, celebrated ib.
m. N. of Viṣṇu A.
-pada mfn. containing verses of a fixed or constant number of syllables AitBr.
-mātra mfn. having just got a firm footing Mṛcch
-yaśas mfn. one whose renown is well founded Ratnâv. ( su-pr° )
-saṃtāna mfn. one who has progeny or offspring secured MW.
prati-ṣṭhiti [ pratiSThiti ]
( práti- ), f. standing firmly, a firm stand or footing VS. Br.