Brahmashirsha, Brahmaśīrṣa: 1 definition
Brahmashirsha 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.
The Sanskrit term Brahmaśīrṣa can be transliterated into English as Brahmasirsa or Brahmashirsha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Brahmaśīrṣa (ब्रह्मशीर्ष).—A deadly weapon discharged by Rudra against Soma.*
- * Matsya-purāṇa 23. 43.
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.
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Starts with: Brahmashirshan.
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