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Bṛhatsena, aka: Brihatsena; 1 Definition(s)

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Bṛhatsena 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 Bṛhatsena can be transliterated into English as Brihatsena or Brhatsena, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Purāṇa

1a) Bṛhatsena (बृहत्सेन).—The son of Sunakṣatra and father of Karmajit.*

  • * Bhāgavata-purāṇa IX. 22. 47.

1b) A son of Kṛṣṇa and Bhadrā.*

  • * Bhāgavata-purāṇa X. 61. 17.

1c) Father of Lakṣmaṇā (s.v.) and fatherin-law of Kṛṣṇa, who married her in svayaṃvara.*

  • * Bhāgavata-purāṇa X. 83. 18-26, 37-9.
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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Sunakṣatra
1a) Sunakṣatra (सुनक्षत्र).—A son of Manudeva and father of Puṣkara (Kinnara, Viṣṇu-purāṇ...
Karmajit
Karmajit (कर्मजित्).—Son of Bṛhatsena and father of Sṛtañjaya.** Bhāgavata-purāṇa IX. 22....

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