मण्डपः [मण्डं भूषां पाति पा-क, मण्ड्-कपन् वा] 1 A temporary hall erected on ceremonial occasions, an open
hall; विवाहमण्डप. -2 A tent, pavilion; दीर्घेष्वमी नियमिताः पटमण्डपेषु निद्रां विहाय वनजाक्ष वनायुदेश्याः R.5.73. -3 An arbour, a bower, as in लतामण्डप; प्रत्यासन्नौ कुरबकवृतेर्माधवी- मण्डपस्य Me.8. -4 A building consecrated to a deity. -Comp. -प्रतिष्ठा the consecration of a temple.
a. drinking the scum of rice, cream, or the froth of wine; n., î, f. shed or hall (erected on festive occasions), pavilion; temple; arbour, bower (--°ree; with names of plants): -kshetra, n. N. of a sacred territory.
noun (masculine feminine neuter) an open hall or temporary shed (erected on festive occasions) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
arbour (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
bower (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
pavilion (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
temple (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
tent (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
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