n. "filled up or stored up sacrificial rites", or the merit of sacred rites etc. stored up in heaven (See;according to Banerjea's translation of brahma-- sūtra-s, p.19, iṣṭa-means personal piety, pūrta-works for the benefit of others) .
इष्टका N. of a deity (Nārāyaṇa Up.8).
इष्टापूर्तम् iṣṭāpūrtam इष्टापूर्तिः iṣṭāpūrtiḥ
इष्टापूर्तम् इष्टापूर्तिः f. [इष्टं च पूर्तं च तयोः समाहारः पूर्वपददीर्घत्वम्] Performance of pious or charitable deeds; performing sacrifices, and digging wells and doing other acts of charity; इष्टापूर्तविधेः सपत्नशमनात् Mv.3.1; cf. also इष्टापूर्ते पुत्रपशूंश्च सर्वान् Kaṭh.1.8. वापीकूपतडागादिदेवतायतनानि च । अन्नप्रदानमारामाः पूर्तमर्थ्याः प्रचक्षते ॥ एकाग्निकर्महवनं त्रेतायां यच्च हूयते । अन्तर्वेद्यां च यद्दानमिष्टं तदभिधीयते ॥
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