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Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature
the Hindu name for a place in hell to which the trespassers of Hindu tradition are consigned, particularly those who, after offering a sacrifice for their ancestors, dare to remove from the altar any portion of the offering which the flames might have left unconsumed. See Vollmer, Worterb. d. Mythol. p. 993.
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McClintock, John. Strong, James. Entry for 'Kalasutra'. Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/tce/k/kalasutra.html. Harper & Brothers. New York. 1870.