Aghamarshanasukta, aka: Aghamarṣaṇasūkta, Aghamarshana-sukta; 1 Definition(s)

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The Sanskrit term Aghamarṣaṇasūkta can be transliterated into English as Aghamarsanasukta or Aghamarshanasukta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Purana

[Aghamarshanasukta in Purana glossaries]

Aghamarṣaṇasūkta (अघमर्षणसूक्त).—This is a hymn in the Ṛgveda. It is said that all sins will be eliminated, if this hymn is recited three times, standing in water.

(Source): archive.org: Puranic Encyclopaedia
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The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.

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