Anvaharyapacana, aka: Anvāhāryapacana, Anvaharya-pacana; 2 Definition(s)
Anvaharyapacana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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.
Alternative spellings of this word include Anvaharyapachana.
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)
Anvāhāryapacana (अन्वाहार्यपचन).—The particular Agni from which Vṛtra was born.*
- * Bhāgavata-purāṇa VI. 9. 12.
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.
Languages of India and abroad
Anvāhāryapacana (अन्वाहार्यपचन).—the southern sacrificial fire used in the अन्वाहार्य (anvāhārya) sacrifice. अन्वाहार्यपचनं यजुरन्तरिक्षम् (anvāhāryapacanaṃ yajurantarikṣam) T. Ār. अथान्वाहार्यपचनादुत्थितो घोरदर्शनः (athānvāhāryapacanādutthito ghoradarśanaḥ) Bhāg.6.9.12; Ch. Up.4.12.1.
Derivable forms: anvāhāryapacanaḥ (अन्वाहार्यपचनः).
Anvāhāryapacana is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms anvāhārya and pacana (पचन).Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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