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Saṅkarasvāmin, aka: Sankarasvamin; 1 Definition(s)

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Saṅkarasvāmin (सङ्करस्वामिन्) is the of Brāhman living in the city of Pāṭaliputra. His story was narrated to Vyāḍi and Indradatta in the tale called ‘the two Brāhman brothers’, according to Kathāsaritsāgara. Saṅkarasvāmin had two sons named Varṣa and Upavarṣa. The Kathāsaritsāgara (‘ocean of streams of story’) is a famous Sanskrit epic story revolving around prince Naravāhanadatta’s quest to become the emperor of the Vidhyādharas. The work is said to have been an adaptation of Guṇāḍhya’s Bṛhatkathā consisting of 100,000 verses, which in turn is part of a larger work containing 700,000 verses.

Added: 20.Mar.2017 | Wisdom Library: Kathāsaritsāgara
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