Arishtasura, aka: Ariṣṭāsura, Arishta-asura; 1 Definition(s)
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The Sanskrit term Ariṣṭāsura can be transliterated into English as Aristasura or Arishtasura, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
General definition (in Hinduism)
Ariṣṭāsura (अरिष्टासुर).—A demon (asura) who took the form of a bull and tried to kill Lord Kṛṣṇa.Source: ISKCON Press: Glossary
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Search found 3 books and stories containing Arishtasura, Ariṣṭāsura or Arishta-asura. You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
The Bhagavata Purana (by A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada)
Chapter 36 - The Slaying of Arista, the Bull Demon < [Canto X - The Summum Bonum]
Sri Bhakti-rasamrta-sindhu (by Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī)
Verse 2.1.268 < [Part 1 - Ecstatic Excitants (vibhāva)]
Verse 4.8.35 < [Part 8 - Compatible & Incompatible Mellows (maitrī-vaira-sthiti)]
Verse 2.1.61 < [Part 1 - Ecstatic Excitants (vibhāva)]
Nectar of Devotion (by A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada)