P. (rarely A1.) kalayati- (te-), to impel, incite, urge on etc. ; to bear, carry etc. ; to betake one's self to ; to do, make, accomplish ; to utter a sound, murmur etc. ; (sometimes in connection with nouns merely expressing the verbal conception exempli gratia, 'for example'mūrchāṃ-kal-,to swoon ; culukaṃ jalasya-kal-,to take a draught of water ) ; to tie on, attach, affix ; to furnish with ; to observe, perceive, take notice of ; to consider, count, take for ; (See 1. kalaya-, column 3.)
cl.1 P., () lasati- (only parasmE-padalasat-, lasamāna-,and perfect tenselalāsa-; grammar also Aoristalasīt-; future, lasitā-, lasiṣyati-), to shine, flash, glitter etc. ; to appear, come to light, arise ; to sound, resound (confer, compareras-) ; to play, sport, frolic ; to embrace : Causal , or cl.10. (), lāsayati- (Aoristalīlasat-; Passive voicelāsyate-), to dance ; to cause to teach to dance ; to exercise an art (confer, comparelaś-) [ confer, compareLatin lascivus,lascivire.]
n. dancing, a dance (especially accompanied with instrumental music and singing), a dance representing the emotions of love dramatically (this was at one time a principal part of the drama, and as such according to to bharata- and the daśa-rūpa- consisted of 10 divisions or aṅga-s, viz. geya-pada-, sthita-pāṭhya-, āsīna-, puṣpa-gaṇḍikā-, pracchedaka-, tri-gūḍha-or tri-mūḍhaka-, saindhava-, dvigūḍhaka-or vimūḍhaka-, uttam/ottamaka-,and ukta-pratyukta-;including also a style of dramatic composition in which there is abrupt transition from Sanskrit to Prakrit and from Prakrit to Sanskrit;the term lāsya-is also applied to the Nach [Nautch] dance of the Indian dancing girls, consisting chiefly of gesticulation with a shuffling movement of the feet forwards and backwards, as invented by pārvati- and opposed to the boisterous masculine dance called tāṇḍava- practised by śiva- and his followers; see) etc.
n. the leading or principal or essential part, main point, characteristic feature, model, type, system, framework etc. (exempli gratia, 'for example'kulasya t-,"the principal action in keeping up a family id est propagation "; in fine compositi or 'at the end of a compound'"depending on"seeātma--, sva--, para--,etc.)
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