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Ahīnagu, aka: Ahinagu; 1 Definition(s)

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Ahīnagu means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. Check out some of the following descriptions and leave a comment if you want to add your own contribution to this article.

In Hinduism

Purāṇa

Ahīnagu (अहीनगु).—The son of Devānīka, and father of Pāriyātra.*

  • * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa III. 63. 203-4; Matsya-purāṇa 12. 54.
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index

about this context:

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.

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Devānīka (देवानीक):—Son of Kṣemadhanvā (son of Puṇḍarīka). He had a son named Anīha. (...

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