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apa-savya

, mfn. [ts.\, (a) not left, right; Abh
719 (frcm Am-k III 1,84); — (b) situated to the left
(cf. savya & apa-vyāma above); in the phrase ~aṁ
(or ~ato) karoti, to go round an object keeping the
left side towards it, as a token of disrespect:
Ud 50,18
(paccekabuddhaṁ . . . niṭṭhubhitvā ~ato [Ee apa-
apa-savyakaritvā' [Se apa-vyāmato] ti paṇḍitā tādisaṁ pacce-
kabuddhaṁ disvā vanditvā padakkhiṇaṁ karonti,
ayaṁ pana aviññutāya paribhavaṁ (part.) tassa
savyaṁ [Se taṁ apasavyaṁ] katvā attano apasavya-
pakkhaṁ datvā [C °kkhe katvā] gato; apa-vyāmato
[Se apa-vāmato] ti pi pāṭho); — Dhp-a II 36,8 (taṁ
niṭṭhubhitvā ~aṁ \E1' apa-vyāmaṁ] katvā, scil.
Vepacitti asurindo); — SN I 226,19 (te isayo sīlavante
. . . ~ato [Ee apavyāmato] karitvā atikkami; Spk:
'apavyāmato karitvā' ti vyāmato katvā [so Mss., Ee
avyāmato katvā, Se vyāmato akatvā]); — Kv 472,23
(diṭṭhisampanno puggalo . . . Buddhathūpe ~ato [Ee
apavyāmato] kareyya). — — -°-karaṇa, n., turning
the left side towards somebody (disrespectfully ), Ud-a
292,10; — °pakkha, m., the left side, Ud-a 292,1.