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inda-cāpa

, m., "Indra's bow", i. e. the rainbow;
aghane gagane āsuṁ ~ā 'virajjuti, Samantak 222;
tattha tattha disābhāge ~ā avattatha, 240; —
°-kalāpa, m. "a bunch of rainbows", i. e. each of the
prismatic colours regarded as one bow
(cf. raśanā-
kalāpa "woman's girdle"); ~ena sobhento gagan' aṅ-
gaṇaṁ, Mhv LXXIV 228 (Geiger: "bouquet of the
rainbow"
); Laṅkā . . . ~o viya vividha-rāga-mahad-
dhaja-mālinī . . . ahosi, Mhbv 163,10; in a longer cpd.,
see
Mhbv 13,11; 81,14.