Bhumiputra, Bhūmiputra, Bhumi-putra: 5 definitions
Bhumiputra means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India. 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.
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India history and geography
Bhūmi-putra.—cf. pūmi-puttirar (SITI), husbandmen regarded as the sons of Mother Earth. Note: bhūmi-putra is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.
The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as mythology, zoology, royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.
Languages of India and abroad
Bhūmiputra (भूमिपुत्र).—the planet Mars.
Derivable forms: bhūmiputraḥ (भूमिपुत्रः).
Bhūmiputra is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms bhūmi and putra (पुत्र).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Bhūmiputra (भूमिपुत्र):—[=bhūmi-putra] [from bhūmi > bhū] m. ‘earth-son’, the planet Mars, [Sūryasiddhānta]
2) [v.s. ...] Name of a king, [Viṣṇu-purāṇa]
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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.
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Partial matches: Bhumi, Putra.
Search found 2 books and stories containing Bhumiputra, Bhūmiputra, Bhumi-putra, Bhūmi-putra; (plurals include: Bhumiputras, Bhūmiputras, putras). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 45 - Aṅgāreśvara (Aṅgāra-īśvara) < [Section 1 - Prabhāsa-kṣetra-māhātmya]
Chapter 148 - The Greatness of Maṅgaleśvara (maṅgala-īśvara-tīrtha) < [Section 3 - Revā-khaṇḍa]
Chapter 43 - Aṅgāreśvara (aṅgāra-īśvara-liṅga) < [Section 2 - Caturaśīti-liṅga-māhātmya]
The Vishnu Purana (by Horace Hayman Wilson)