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kabba-karaṇa

, n., the act of composing poetry; kiñcid
eva disvā tappaṭibhāgaṁ karissāmī ti evaṁ ṭhānup-
pattikapaṭibhānavasena vā jīvikatthāya ~aṁ, Sv
95,30 (ad D I 11,10; = yaṁ kiñci parena kataṁ kabbaṁ
nāṭakaṁ vā disvā taṁsadisam eva aññaṁ attano
ṭhānuppattikapaṭibhānena karaṇavasena paṭibhā-
nakavi veditabbo, Sv-pṭ I 168,9; cf. Mp III 211,9-13);
yathā kavi kabbaṁ cintento tena ~ena matto sayati,
Spk I 176,20 (ad S I 110,21; = kabbakiriyāpasutatādi-
vasena matto kabbaṁ katvā, Spk-pṭ I 209,15); kāvey-
yamattā ti kāveyyena ~ena mattā mānitā, 286,28 (ad S
I 196,10*) = Th-a III 198,3 (ad Th 1253); — °-sippa, n.,
the craft of composing poetry; cintākaviādīnaṁ catun-
naṁ kavīnaṁ ~aṁ, Ud-a 205,19 (ad Ud 32,3).