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appānaka

, (sometimes written appāṇaka), mfn.
(from sa. alpa + āna, or 3a + prāṇa?), only to jhāna,
n., said of a certain form of ascetic practice ("not
breathing"; cf. sa.
prāṇâyāma), MN I 243,5 foll. (v. l.
appāṇakaṁ) = II 212,[5] (= nirassāsakaṁ, Ps II
289,1); °-jjhānaṁ, Ps II 11,32 (Ee appaṇaka°; vag-
appānaka(Ee & gp; appāṇakaṁ jhānaṁ jhāyanto; = āçv[ā/a]sa-
praçvāsa næti koṭa dhyānaya, gp); Buddh-sa. āsphā-
nakaṁ dhyānaṁ: Mvu II 124,9 (≠ MN I 243,5 above):
sa khalv-ahaṁ . . . mukhato nāsikā-çrotrehi ca
āçvāsa-praçvāsā uparundhi; Lal 250,14-20; 259,1*;
cf. Kern, Manual p. 19 n. 1; see also āspharaṇaka°,
Vyu 67,10 (≠ a-spharaṇa, in the etym. Lal 250,19);
(cf. sa. √sphāy'?).