Brahmavana: 1 definition
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Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Brahmavana (ब्रह्मवन).—Here is a Brahmavṛkṣa (tree).*
- * Vāyu-purāṇa 9. 116.
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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Stupas in Orissa (Study) (by Meenakshi Chauley)
Introduction < [Chapter 1]
Previous Research and Scope for Further Work < [Chapter 1]
The Shiva Purana (by J. L. Shastri)
Chapter 2 - The problem of the sages < [Section 7.1 - Vāyavīya-saṃhitā (1)]
Chapter 40 - Journey of the sages of Naimiṣa < [Section 7.2 - Vāyavīya-saṃhitā (2)]
Chapter 12 - The description of creation (sṛṣṭi) (3) < [Section 7.1 - Vāyavīya-saṃhitā (1)]
Puranic encyclopaedia (by Vettam Mani)
Bhagavad-gita-rahasya (or Karma-yoga Shastra) (by Bhalchandra Sitaram Sukthankar)