prArthanA f. = {-na} MBh. Kav. &c. ({-nayA} ind. at the request or petition of any one) prayer (as forming part of the worship of the gods) RTL. 16 {-duHkha-bhAj} mfn. one who feels the pain of begging Bhartr. {-paJcaka} n. N. of wk. (containing prayers to Ramanuja) {-bhaGga} m. refusal of a request , asking in vain MarkP. {-zataka} n. N. a Stotra (in praise of Durga) {-siddhi} f. accomplishment of a desire Ragh.