harSa Cologne Sanskrit Dictionary harSa m. (ifc. f. {A} ; fr. {hRS}) bristling , erection (esp. of the hair in a thrill of rapture or delight) MBh. Ka1v. &c. joy , pleasure , happiness (also personified as a son of Dharma) KathUp. MBh. &c. [1292,3] erection of the sexual organ , sexual excitement , lustfulness Susr. ; ardent desire MBh. N. of an Asura Kathas. of a son of Krishna BhP. of various authors &c. (also with {dIkSita} , {mizra} , {sUri} &c. cf. {zrI-harSa}) ; mfn. happy , delighted W