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aṇima(n)

, m. [ts., cf. aṇu], (a) minuteness, the
nature of an atom;
(b) one of the 'powers' (issariya)
of a yogi, viz. the power to make himself as small as
an atom;
Mogg IV 63 (+ laghimā, mahimā, cf. ka-
simā; = aṇuttaṁ, aṇutā); Sadd III 1277 (giving
fern.gender
). Cf.Yoga-sutra III 45. —°-laghimâdika,
mfn., beginning with the 'powers' of minuteness and
lightness,
Pj I 108,29 = Sp I 124,9 (Vjb, Sp-t) =
Vism 211,20 (Ee aṇimālagh°). aṇima