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Anumantā, aka: Anumanta; 1 Definition(s)


Anumantā 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.

The Sanskrit term Anumantā can be transliterated into English as Anumanta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism


Anumantā (अनुमन्ता).—A god of Ādya group:1 a śādhya.2

  • 1) Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa II. 36. 69; III. 3. 16.
  • 2) Vāyu-purāṇa 66. 15.
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index

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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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sādhya: Sanskrit for the probandum of inference. A term used in Advaita Vedānta.

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