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Madra, aka: Madrā; 1 Definition(s)

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1) Madra (मद्र).—An ancient tribe: enlisted by Jarāsandha against the Yadus, their king went to Syamantapañcaka for the solar eclipse*

  • * Matsya-purāṇa 208. 5; Bhāgavata-purāṇa X. [54 (V) 4] 82. 13.

2a) Madrā (मद्रा).—One of the ten wives of Atri: mother of Soma.*

  • * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa III. 8. 75.

2b) A R. originating from the Vindhyas.*

  • * Vāyu-purāṇa 45. 102.

2c) A daughter of Ghṛtācī and Bhadrāśva.*

  • * Vāyu-purāṇa 70. 68.

2d) One of the ten daughters of Raudrāśva.*

  • * Vāyu-purāṇa 99. 125.
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