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indhana

, n. [ts.], fuel, firewood; — Abh 36 d
(syn.s samidhā, idhuma, edha, upādāna); Sadd 394,7;
cf. Morris, JPTS 1887 p. 110; — in ct.s = 'āhāra'
(Th-a III 11,17), 'upādāna' (Vv-a 335,11), 'edha' (Ja
IV 27,10); nippañño vā gocaro āhāro ~am etassā ti
dummedha-gocaro, Cp-a 139,2 (about kodha); ~aṁ
viyā ti attho, Thī-a 256,11 (iṅgālakuyā va ujjhito, Thī
386); — gata-magge ~assa bhasma-bhāvâvahanato
'kaṇha-vattanī' ti laddha-nāmo aggi, Cp-a 233,25;
pabbata-kūṭa-sadisānam ~ānaṁ vasena mahatiyo
sikhā etassā ti mahāsikhī, 233,30 (about a jungle-fire);
suriyakant'-indhan'-adicca-sambhutam iva pāvakaṁ,
Saddh 608 (with the sun-crystal as fuel or kindling);
(metaph.) nijatej'-aggino katvā ~aṁ ripu-vāhiniṁ (the
hostile army
), Mhv LXXVI 6; with aggi, pāvaka in
comparisons:
Ud-a 208,12; It-a II 117,19; Ja V 447,10';
Vibh-a 110,5 = Vism 505,24 (Ee 1921 w. r. indanaṁ);
pt ad Sv 100,6; Kv-a 25,23 foll. (rukkhaṁ upādāya
chāyāya viya, ~aṁ upādāya aggissa viya ca . . .
paññattiṁ, so read); — ifc. an-°, nir-° (Ap 534,20 >
Thī-a 148,18*; Pj II 6,20; Dhp-a I 44,16), bahu-° (Ja
V 64,14'), bahuta-° (Ja III 402,7'), ved° (Ud-a 75,16),
haday° (Jina-c 396). — — °-kkhaya, m., consump-
tion of the fuel; nibbanti te joti-r-iv' ~ā, Nett 184,21*;
Bv-a 219,5'; 294,30' (w. r. indana-); — °-bhāva, m.
abstr.;
Avīci-jālānaṁ ~aṁ agamāsi, Sp 273,16; —
°-saṅkhaya, m., i.q. -kkhaya above; Bv-a 166,11' (w.r.
indana-); — °upādāna, mfn. bhvr., having as sub-
stratum, based upon, the fuel;
Kv-a 25,27 (aggi).