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vetāla: masculine vocative singular stem: vetāla
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vetāla3.5.21MasculineSingular
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vetālam. (of doubtful derivation) a kind of demon, ghost, spirit, goblin, vampire (especially one occupying a dead body) etc. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vetālam. Name of one of śiva-'s attendants, View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vetālam. of a teacher View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vetālam. of a poet View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vetālam. a door-keeper (?) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vetālabhaṭṭam. Name of a poet (the author of the nīti-pradīpa-, and one of the 9 men of letters said to have flourished at the court of vikramāditya-; see nava-ratna-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vetālajananīf. Name of one of the mātṛ-s attendant on skanda- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vetālakarmajñamfn. knowing the doings of a vetāla- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vetālakavacan. Name of a kavaca- (q.v) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vetālapañcaviṃśati f. a collection of 25 tales or fables told by a vetāla- or demon to king vikramāditya- (of which there are 5 recensions extant, one by kṣemendra- in his bṛhat-kathā-mañjarī-, one by soma-deva- in the kathā-sarit-sāgara-, and the other three by jambhala-datta-, vallabha-, and śiva-dāsa-;versions of these popular tales exist in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu, and almost every Hindu vernacular).
vetālapañcaviṃśatikāf. a collection of 25 tales or fables told by a vetāla- or demon to king vikramāditya- (of which there are 5 recensions extant, one by kṣemendra- in his bṛhat-kathā-mañjarī-, one by soma-deva- in the kathā-sarit-sāgara-, and the other three by jambhala-datta-, vallabha-, and śiva-dāsa-;versions of these popular tales exist in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu, and almost every Hindu vernacular).
vetālapuran. Name of a town View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vetālarasam. a particular mixture View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vetālasādhanan. winning or securing (the favour of) a vetāla- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vetālasiddhif. the supernatural power of a vetāla-, View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vetālastotran. Name of a stotra-. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vetālaviṃśatif. Name of a collection of 20 vetāla- tales by veṅkaṭa-bhaṭṭa-. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
agnivetālam. Name of a vetāla- (connected with the story of king vikramāditya-). View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
lomavetālam. Name of a demon View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
savetālamfn. occupied by a vetāla- (said of a dead body) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
śmaśānavetālam. Name of a gambler View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
yakṣiṇīvetālasādhanan. Name of work View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
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vetāla वेतालः 1 A kind of ghost, a goblin, vampire; particularly a ghost occupying a dead body; नाहमात्म- नाशाय वेतालोत्थापनं करिष्यामि 'I shall not raise a devil for my own destruction'; Māl.5.23; Śi.2.6. -2 A doorkeeper. -Comp. -पञ्चविंशतिः, -तिका a collection of 25 fables told by a Vetāla to king Vikramāditya. -साधनम् securing (the favour of) a Vetāla.
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vetāla m. kind of demon that takes possession of a dead body: â, f. a form of Durgâ.
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vetāla noun (masculine) a door-keeper (?) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a kind of demon (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
ghost (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
goblin (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of a poet (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of a teacher (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of one of Śiva's attendants (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
spirit (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
vampire (esp. one occupying a dead body) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

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vetālaka noun (masculine)
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vetāla

ghost, spririt, a kind of demon.

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vetāla

vetāla   

śivasya gaṇeṣu ekaḥ।

vikramādityaḥ tathā ca vetālasya kathāḥ khyātāḥ santi।

vetāla

vetālapuram   

ekaḥ grāmaḥ ।

vetālapurasya ullekhaḥ vikramādityasya caritre asti

vetāla

vetālabhaṭṭaḥ   

ekaḥ kaviḥ ।

vetālabhaṭṭasya ullekhaḥ vivaraṇapustikāyām asti

vetāla

śmaśānavetāla   

ekaḥ dyutakaraḥ ।

śmaśānavetālasya ullekhaḥ kathāsaritsāgare asti









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