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kallahāra

, m. [cf. kalhāra, q.v.; cf. sa. kahlāra, kal-
hāra; EWA-2 (Vol. III) s.v. kahlāra; CDIAL 2986;
Amg. kalhāra], the white lotus (nymphea alba, cf. W.
RAU, Asiatica, Festschr. F. WELLER 1954: 507, n. 24);
lex. lit.: sogandhikaṁ ~aṁ, Abh 688; — ... + sat-
tapattakaṁ ~aṁ kuvalayaṁ +... nāgā pūjenti te,
Dīp XVI 19; — ifc. kamala-kuvalaya-° (Bv-a 253,38
[Ee w.r. -bh-]; — °-vana, n., a thick growth of white
lotuses;
yojanavitthataṁ suddhaṁ ~aṁ taṁ uda-
kaṁ parikkhipitvā ṭhitaṁ ... nīluppalavanaṁ +, Ja
V 37,15; — °-âdi, (Sp-ṭ I 257,21; Ja V 37,21).