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Brahmadaṇḍa, aka: Brahmadanda; 2 Definition(s)

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Brahmadaṇḍa (ब्रह्मदण्ड).—The rod of punishment of the creator;1 the punishment to the Sagaras; they live in hell.2

  • 1) Matsya-purāṇa 245. 2; 249. 65.
  • 2) Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa III. 53. 45; 54. 8, 25; 56. 35.
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brahmadaṇḍa : (m.) a (kind of) punishment by stopping all conversation and communication with one.

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