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Dharmaputra, 2 Definition(s)

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1a) Dharmaputra (धर्मपुत्र).—Manu II Sāvarṇa of the tenth Paryāya.*

  • * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa IV. 1. 66-72.

1b) See under Yudhiṣṭhira. Heard the Narmadā māhatmya from Mārkaṇḍeya.*

  • * Matsya-purāṇa 112. 3; 186. 4-5.

1c) A Devaṛṣi.*

  • * Vāyu-purāṇa 61. 83.

1d) The three gaṇas of the Sādhyas, Vasus and the Viśvedevas collectively called.*

  • * Vāyu-purāṇa 64. 3.
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Dharmaputra (धर्मपुत्र): The son of Yama, epithet of Yudhishthira.

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