The Joyous Meditation Teachings of Lorin Roche


Grahya-Grasp


grāhyagrāhakasaṃvittiḥ sāmānyā sarvadehinām |
yogināṃ tu viśeṣo =B9sti sambandhe sāvadhānatā || 106 ||

grāha
grāhá [p= 372,3] [L=68763]
(ī)n. ( Pa1n2. 3-1 , 143) ifc. seizing , holding , catching , receiving Ya1jn5. ii , 51 R. iv , 41 , 38
372,3] [L=68763.05]
Ya1jn5. ii , 51 (cf. kara- , gila- , dhanur- , i- , pārṣṇi- , vandi- , vyāla- , hasta-)
grāhá [p= 372,3] [L=68763.10]
a rapacious animal living in fresh or sea water , any large fish or marine animal (crocodile , shark , serpent , Gangetic alligator , water elephant , or hippopotamus) Mn. vi , 78 MBh. &c (ifc. f(ā). , iv , 2017 ; xvi R. ii)
grāhá [p= 372,3] [L=68763.15]
a prisoner L.
grāhá [p= 372,3] [L=68763.20]
the handle (of a sword &c ) Gal.
grāhá [p= 372,3] [L=68763.25]
seizure , grasping , laying hold of Pan5cat. i , 10 , 1 (v.l. for graha)
grāhá [p= 372,3] [L=68763.30]
morbid affection , disease S3Br. iii
grāhá [p= 372,3] [L=68763.35]
paralysis (of the thigh , ūru-grāhá AV. xi , 9 , 12 [ur° MSS.] MBh. v , 2024 and vi , 5680)
grāhá [p= 372,3] [L=68763.40]
" mentioning " » nāma-
grāhá [p= 372,3] [L=68763.45]
fiction , whim Bhag. xvii , 19
grāhá [p= 372,3] [L=68763.50]
conception , notion of (in comp.) Vajracch. 6 and 9
grāhám [p= 372,3] [L=68763.55]
» s.v.
grāhī́ [p= 372,3] [L=68763.60]
a female marine animal or crocodile R. vi , 82 , 73 ff.
grāhá [p= 374,1] [L=69079]
haka , &c »grah.
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ghaya
Westergaard Dhatupatha links: 35.45
ghaya [p= 362,3] [L=66706]
A1. °yate , to grasp Dha1tup. xxxv , 45 (cf. gbháyat.)
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ghayālu [L=66708]
Pa1n2. 3-2 , 158.
(H2) disposed to grasp
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grah [p= 371,3] [p= 371,2] [p= 372,1] [L=68591]
RV. in a few passages only AV. &c ]) or grabh ([ RV. ; rarely AV. ]) cl.9 P. gbhāti ghā́ti (also A1. ghīte , irreg. ghate Mun2d2Up. ; 3. pl. gbhate RV. ; Impv. 2. sg. gá , [°ā́ , sahitā-pāha , p. Pass. nom. pl. n. Gmn. ] x , 103 , 12 AV. xi , 1 , 10 S3Br. &c ; gbhāná & gh° [Ved.] ; gha Hcat. Pan5cad. i , 71 ; -ghāhi,-gbhīhi » prati-grabh ; A1. gbhīva [ VS. i , 18] or gh° ; 3. sg. P. ghītāt ; Ved. Impv. gbhāyá &c » s.v. °ya cf. ghaya ; perf. jagrāha RV. x , 161 , 1 AV. &c ; 1. sg. °grábhā RV. ; °gbhmá RV. ; A1. °ghe , x , 12 , 5 &c ; 3. pl. °gbhré & °gbhriré RV. ; P. Pot. °gbhyāt , x , 31 , 2 ; p. °gbhvás , iv , 23 , 4 ; fut. 2nd grahīyati , °te MBh. &c [cf. Pa1n2. 7-2 , 37] ; sometimes wrongly spelt gh° MBh. iv , 1650 ; xii , 7311 ; grahiy° R. vi , 82 , 74 ; Cond. agrahaiyat AitUp. iii , 3 ff. ; fut. 1st grahītā Pa1n2. 7-2 , 37 ; aor. agrabham RV. i , 191 , 13 AV. ; °bhīt RV. i , 145 , 2 AV. &c ; °hīt [ Pa1n2. 7-2 , 5] AV. &c ; -ájagrabhīt &c » sa-grah ; Subj. 2. pl. grabhīṣṭa RV. ii , 29 , 5 ; A1. agrahīṣṭa BhP. iv , 30 , 11 ; aghkata Pa1n2. 7-3 , 73 Sch. [not in Ka1s3. ] ; Ved. 3. pl. agbhran [ RV. v , 2 , 4] and agbhīata ; ind.p. gbhītvā́ AV. xii , 3 , 20 ; ghītvā́ , xix , 58 , 3 &c ; grahāya Hariv. DivyA7v. ; inf. grahītum [ MBh. &c ; cf. Pa1n2. 7-2 , 37 ; wrongly spelt gh° R. v , 2 , 25 Hit. ] ; Pass. ghyate [ fut. 1st grahītā or grāhitā fut. 2nd grahīyate or grāhiy° aor. agrāhi , 3. du. agrahīātām or agrāhi° Pa1n2. 6-4 , 62 and vii , 2 , 37] ; Ved. Subj. 3. pl. ghyāntai Ka1s3. on iii , 4 , 8 and 96 ; Ved. Pass. 3. sg. ghate [ RV. v , 32 , 12] or ghe [ MaitrS. i , 9 , 5] or ghaye [ Ka1t2h. ix , 13 ; cf. ghaya] ; Subj. 1. pl. ghāmahi RV. viii , 2 , 16 ; Pot. ghīta MaitrS. ii , 5 , 2) to seize , take (by the hand , au or kare , exceptionally im (double acc.) RV. i , 125 , 1 Sa1y. ; cf. Vop. v , 6), grasp , lay hold of (e.g. paka , to take a side , adopt a party Prab. ; im , " to take by the hand in the marriage ceremony " , marry AV. xiv , 1 , 48 ff. Gobh. ii , 1 , 11 MBh. &c ) RV. &c  ; 
to arrest , stop
RV. ix , 78 , 1 Katha1s. iv , 32  ; 
to catch , take captive , take prisoner , capture , imprison
RV. &c  ; 
to take possession of , gain over , captivate
MBh. xiii , 2239 R. ii , 12 , 25 Ragh. Ca1n2.  ; 
to seize , overpower (
esp. said of diseases and demons and the punishments of varua) RV. AV. MaitrS. &c  ; 
to eclipse
VarBr2S. v  ; 
to abstract , take away (by robbery)
R. iv , 53 , 25 S3ak. iii , 21 Bhat2t2.  ; 
to lay the hand on , claim
Mn. Ya1jn5. Ragh. i , 18 Pan5cat.  ; 
to gain , win , obtain , receive , accept (from
abl. , rarely gen.) , keep RV. &c (with double acc. Vop. v , 6)  ; 
to acquire by purchase (with
instr. of the price) Mn. viii , 201 Ya1jn5. ii , 169 R. &c  ; 
to choose
MBh. xiii R. i , 39 , 13 f. Katha1s. liii  ; 
to choose any one (
acc.) as a wife  ; 
to take up (a fluid with any small vessel) , draw water
RV. viii , 69 , 10 VS. x , 1 TS. vi &c  ; 
to pluck , pick , gather
Hariv. 5238 S3ak. iv , vi  ; 
to collect a store of anything
VarBr2S. xlii , 10 f.  ; 
to use , put on (clothes)
Mn. ii , 64 MBh. iii , 16708 Bhag. Ratna7v. i &c  ; 
to assume (a shape)
BhP. i f.  ; 
to place upon (
instr. or loc.) Mn. viii , 256 Katha1s.  ; 
to include
Pa1n2. 8-4 , 68 Sch. Vop. i , 5  ; 
to take on one's self , undertake , undergo , begin
RV. x , 31 , 2 MBh. iii , xiii BhP. &c  ; 
to receive hospitably (a guest) , take back (a divorced wife)
MBh. v , 7068 R. i S3ak. v , 25 BhP. iii , 5 , 19  ; 
" to take into the mouth " , mention , name
RV. i , 191 , 13 & x , 145 , 4 AV. TS. &c  ; 
to perceive (with the organs of sense or with
mánas) , observe , recognise RV. i , 139 , 10 and 145 , 2 VS. i , 18 S3Br. xiv Mun2d2Up. S3vetUp. &c  ; 
(in
astron.) to observe VarBr2S. xliii , 30  ; 
to receive into the mind , apprehend , understand , learn
Nal. R. Ragh. v , 59 Pan5cat. i , 1 , 23  ; 
(in
astron.) to calculate Su1ryas.  ; 
to accept , admit , approve
MBh. i , 6299 R. ii Mr2icch. ix , 18 Ka1d. BhP. i , 2 , 12 Katha1s.  ; 
to obey , follow
MBh. R. Mr2icch. ix , 30÷31 BhP. iii f.  ; 
to take for , consider as
Mn. i , 110 Ma1lav. v &c  ; 
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Pass.) to be meant by (instr.) Ya1jn5. Sch. Pa1n2. Siddh. and Sch.: Caus. grāhayati , to cause to take or seize or lay hold of R. vii Sus3r. Ragh. xv , 88 Das3.  ; 
to cause to take (by the hand [
im] in the marriage ceremony) Ragh. xvii , 3  ; 
to cause to marry , give away a girl (
acc.) in marriage to any one (acc.) Kum. i , 53  ; 
to cause any one to be captured
Ya1jn5. ii , 169 R. vi , 1 , 21 Das3.  ; 
to cause any one to be seized or overpowered (as by
varua's punishments or death &c ) TS. ii , vi f. TBr. i MBh. viii , 3281  ; 
to cause to be taken away
Hit.  ; 
to make any one take , deliver anything (
acc.) over to any one (acc. ; e.g. āsanam with acc. " to cause to take a seat , bid any one to sit down " Ra1jat. v , 306) Mr2icch. Vop. xviii , 7  ; 
to make any one choose
Ra1jat. v , 102 (aor. ajigrahat)  ; 
to make any one learn , make acquainted or familiar with (
acc.) Nir. i , 4 A1p. i , 8 , 25 Mn. i , 58 MBh. &c : Desid. jighkati (cf. Pa1n2. 1-2 , 8 & vii , 2 , 12), also °te , to be about to seize or take Gobh. i , 1 , 8 and 20 MBh. R. Katha1s.  ; 
to be about to eclipse
R. vii , 35 , 31  ; 
to be about to take away
BhP. i , 17 , 25  ; 
to desire to perceive (with the organs of sense) , strive to apprehend or recognise
AitUp. iii , 3 ff. BhP. ii , iv : Intens. jarīghyate Pa1n2. 6-1 , 16 Ka1s3. ; ([cf. Zd. gerep , geurv ; Goth. greipa ; Germ. greife ; Lith. gre1bju ; Slav. grablju1 ; Hib. grabaim , " I devour , stop. "])
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gráha [p= 372,1] [L=68596]
( Pa1n2. 3-3 , 58 ; g. vṛṣā*di) ifc. (iii , 2 , 9 Va1rtt. 1) seizing , laying hold of , holding BhP. iii , 15 , 35 (cf. akuśa- , dhanur- , &c )

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iv , 7 , 31
gráha [L=68596.06]
" seizer (eclipser) " , rāhu or the dragon's head MBh. &c
gráha [L=68596.08]
a planet (as seizing or influencing the destinies of men in a supernatural manner ; sometimes 5 are enumerated , viz. Mars , Mercury , Jupiter , Venus , and Saturn MBh. vi , 4566 f. R. i , 19 , 2 Ragh. iii , 13 &c ; also 7 i.e. the preceding with rāhu and ketu MBh. vii , 5636 ; also 9 i.e. the sun [cf. S3Br. iv , 6 , 5 , 1 and 5 MBh. xiii , 913 ; xiv , 1175] and moon with the 7 preceding Ya1jn5. i , 295 MBh. iv , 48 VarBr2S. ; also the polar star is called a graha , Garg. ?? ( Jyot. 5 Sch.) ; the planets are either auspicious śubha- , sad- , or inauspicious krūra- , pāpa- VarBr2S. ; with jainas they constitute one of the 5 classes of the jyotikas)
gráha [L=68596.10]
the place of a planet in the fixed zodiac W.
gráha [L=68596.12]
the number " nine "
gráha [L=68596.14]
N. of particular evil demons or spirits who seize or exercise a bad influence on the body and mind of man (causing insanity &c ; it falls within the province of medical science to expel these demons ; those who esp. seize children and cause convulsions &c are divided into 9 classes according to the number of planets Sus3r. ) MBh. &c
gráha [L=68596.16]
any state which proceeds from magical influences and takes possession of the whole man BhP. vii , ix BrahmaP. Hit. ii , 1 , 20
gráha [L=68596.18]
a crocodile MBh. xvi , 142 (ifc. f(ā).) R. iv f. BhP. viii
gráha [p= 371,3] [L=68596.20]
any ladle or vessel employed for taking up a portion of fluid (esp. of soma) out of a larger vessel Mn. v , 116 Ya1jn5. i , 182
gráha [L=68596.22]
N. of the 8 organs of perception (viz. the 5 organs of sense with manas , the hands and the voice) S3Br. xiv Nr2isUp. i , 4 , 3 , 22
gráha [L=68596.24]
(= gha) a house R. vii , 40 , 30 (cf. a- , khara- , -druma and -pati)
gráha [L=68596.26]
" anything seized " , spoil , booty MBh. iii , 11461 (cf. °*luñcana)
gráha [L=68596.28]
as much as can be taken with a ladle or spoon out of a larger vessel , ladleful , spoonful (esp. of soma) RV. x , 114 , 5 VS. TS. AitBr. S3Br. &c
gráha [L=68596.30]
the middle of a bow or that part which is grasped when the bow is used MBh. iv , 1351 (su- , 1326)
gráha [L=68596.32]
the beginning of any piece of music
gráha [L=68596.34]
grasp , seizing , laying hold of (often ifc.) Kaus3. 10 MBh. &c
gráha [L=68596.36]
keeping back , obstructing Sus3r.
gráha [L=68596.38]
imprisoning , imprisonment (°ha-gam , " to become a prisoner " Ka1m. ) R. ii , 58 , 2
gráha [L=68596.40]
seizure (by demons causing diseases e.g. aga- , spasm of the limbs) Sus3r.
gráha [L=68596.42]
seizure of the sun and moon , eclipse AV. xix , 9 , 7 and 10 VarBr2S.
gráha [L=68596.44]
stealing , robbing Mn. ix , 277 MBh. vi , 4458
gráha [L=68596.46]
effort Hit.
gráha [L=68596.48]
insisting upon , tenacity , perseverance in (loc. or in comp.) BhP. vii , 14 , 11 Naish. ix , 12 Katha1s. Ra1jat. viii , 226
gráha [L=68596.50]
taking , receiving , reception Mn. viii , 180 S3r2in3ga1r.
gráha [L=68596.52]
taking up (any fluid)
gráha [L=68596.54]
choosing MBh. xii , 83 , 12 Sa1h. vi , 136
gráha [L=68596.56]
" favour " » -nigraha
gráha [L=68596.58]
mentioning , employing (a word) Mn. viii , 271 Pa1n2. 7-1 , 21 , Ka1r. 2 Amar. Ra1jat.
gráha [L=68596.60]
apprehension , perception , understanding Bha1sha1p. BhP. Sarvad. Sch. on Jaim. and KapS.
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grābhá [p= 372,3] [L=68761]
" one who seizes " , a demon causing diseases AV. xiv , 1 , 38

RV. viii , 81 , 1 ; ix , 106 , 3 (cf. uda- , grāva- , tuvi- , and hasta-grābhá.)
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[L=68762]what is seized , grasp