saṃkalpa संकल्प

Definition: m. resolve of the mind (manas), will, purpose, definite intention, determination, desire (for, to, etc., d., le., --°ree;): °ree;--, = by the mere wish, according to desire, for a particular purpose: -ga, a. ori ginating in the will, produced by the mere will; arising from interested motives; m. desire; love; -ganman, a. produced from desire; m. love, god of love; -mûla, a. based on interested motives; -yoni,a. originating in mere will; m. (produced from desire), love, god of love; -vat, a. possessing decision.

Dictionary: Macdonell
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