Aranyaparva, Araṇyaparva, Aranya-parva: 1 definition
Aranyaparva 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.
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)
Araṇyaparva (अरण्यपर्व).—A sub Parva in the Mahābhārata. (See Mahābhārata).
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Partial matches: Parva, Aranya.
Starts with: Aranyaparvan.
Full-text: Kaki, Kalaka, Ashvinikumara, Ashokavanika, Ashvanadi, Avindhya, Ahimsa, Arishtanemi, Indradyumna.
Search found 4 books and stories containing Aranyaparva, Araṇyaparva, Aranya-parva, Araṇya-parva; (plurals include: Aranyaparvas, Araṇyaparvas, parvas). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Mahabharata (English) (by Kisari Mohan Ganguli)
Aranya Parva < [Book 3 - Vana Parva]
Puranic encyclopaedia (by Vettam Mani)
Studies in Mahabharata < [October – December, 1996]
Studies on Mahabharata The Time Theory < [April – June, 1990]
On Syllabic Melody of Nannaya’s Poetry < [April – June, 1979]
Harivamsha Purana (by Manmatha Nath Dutt)
Chapter 48 - The Fruits of the Recitation of the Bharata < [Book 3 - Bhavishya Parva]