patapaan

  • meditation expression
Andap
patapaan
Kasar
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Alus sor
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Alus mider
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Alus madya
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Alus singgih
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Mider
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Bali dataran dialect
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Bali aga dialect
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Usage Examples

Buka patapaan alune, ngandelang ikuhe.
Literally: Like a lizard meditating, it relies upon its tail; refers to a prostitute, because Balinese people believe that lizards kill their prey by hitting it with the tail.

⚙ Usage examples pulled from the Virtual Library


In Balinese:   Wangunan sane pinih uttama rign Goa Gajah inggih punika goa patapaan sane magenah ring sisin abingé.

In English:  

In Indonesian:  

In Balinese:   Makakutus maya puniki prasida tinungkas antuk patapaan sane kabaos Astalingga.

In English:   It is told in this lontar that Bhatara Siwa has a child named Bhatara Kala.

In Indonesian:   Kedelapan khayalan ini dapat dimusnahkan dengan delapan jenis pengendalian diri, yang disebut dengan Astalingga.