Agnimukha, aka: Agni-mukha; 2 Definition(s)
Agnimukha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.
Agnimukha (अग्निमुख).—The name of an Asura who has his city in the third talam.*
- * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa II. 20. 26.
The Purāṇas (पुराण, purana) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahāpurāṇas total over 400,000 ślokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.
Languages of India and abroad
agnimukha (अग्निमुख).—n S A medical preparation promotive of digestion and appetite.(Source): DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.
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Search found 3 books and stories containing Agnimukha or Agni-mukha. You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Baudhāyana Dharmasūtra (by Baudhāyana)
Trishashti Shalaka Purusha Caritra (by Helen M. Johnson)
Part 7: Śatrughna’s capture of Mathurā < [Chapter VIII - The abandonment of Sītā]
Part 5: Bharata’s previous births < [Chapter VIII - The abandonment of Sītā]
The Shiva Purana (by J. L. Shastri)
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