Santarpana

Definition 1 : means of strengthening
Definition 2 : particular luscious dish
Definition 3 : refreshment
Definition 4 : restorative
Definition 5 : act of satiating or refreshing
Deifnition 6 : Word tarpana means sense of well being. It is a function of Rasa Dhatu. Food substance and herbs that increase Rasa Dhatu and subsiquently Kapha are all grouped under Santarpana. Charaka as defined the word Tarpana as that which satisfy the hunger. Contrary to this is Apatarpana.