Bridhnashva, aka: Bṛdhnāśva; 1 Definition(s)

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Bridhnashva 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 Bṛdhnāśva can be transliterated into English as Brdhnasva or Bridhnashva, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Purana

[Bridhnashva in Purana glossaries]

Bṛdhnāśva (बृध्नाश्व).—A king. It is mentioned in Mahābhārata, Vana Parva, Chapter 98, that Agastya once went to this king and begged him for wealth.

(Source): archive.org: Puranic Encyclopaedia
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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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