n. a great crime or sin (5 such are enumerated, viz. killing a Brahman, drinking intoxicating liquors, theft, committing adultery with the wife of a religious teacher, and associating with any one guilty of these crimes) etc.
अतिपातकम् A very heinous sin, incest, (मातृगमनं दुहितृगमनं स्नुषागमनं पुंसां; पुत्रपितृश्वशुरगमनं च स्त्रीणां, अतिपातकानि उच्यन्ते).
अतिपादनिचृ atipādanicṛ (वृ vṛ) त् t
अतिपादनिचृ (वृ) त् f. N. of a Vedic Metre of 3 pādas, the number of syllables in each being respectively 6, 8 and 7.
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