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Śini, aka: Shini, Sini; 5 Definition(s)

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1a) Śini (शिनि).—A son of Garga and father of Gārgya; hence Gārgyas and Ṣainyas are Kṣatropetadvijās.*

  • * Bhāgavata-purāṇa IX. 21. 19; Viṣṇu-purāṇa IV. 19. 23.

1b) A son of Yujājit and father of Anamitra.*

  • * Bhāgavata-purāṇa IX. 24. 12.

1c) A son of Anamitra and father of Satyaka.*

  • * Bhāgavata-purāṇa IX. 24. 13; Matsya-purāṇa 45. 22; Viṣṇu-purāṇa IV. 14. 1-2.

1d) A son of Bhajamāna and father of Svayambhoja.*

  • * Bhāgavata-purāṇa IX. 24. 26.

1e) An Angirasa and mantrakṛt.*

  • * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa II. 32. 107.

1f) A son of Śūra and Bhojā.*

  • * Matsya-purāṇa 46. 3.
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Śini (शिनि).—The father of Sātyaki, and a king of the Yadu dynasty.

Added: 21.Jan.2017 | ISKCON Press: Glossary
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Śini (शिनि):—Son of Garga (one of the five sons of Manyu). He had a son named Gārgya. (see Bhāgavata Purāṇa 9.21.19-20)

Added: 27.Aug.2015 | Wisdom Library: Hinduism
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Sini (सिनि): One of the suitors to Devaki's hand. A kinsman of the Kauravas.

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He was the Yadava warrior, who defeated Somadatta and won the hand of the princess Devaki for his friend Vasudeva. He was the grandfather of Satyaki, who was a great friend and disciple of Arjuna.

Added: 24.Jun.2012 | Apam Napat: Indian Mythology
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