Candramasi, Cāndramasi, Cāndramasī: 2 definitions
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Alternative spellings of this word include Chandramasi.
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: archive.org: Puranic Encyclopedia
Cāndramasī (चान्द्रमसी).—Tārā, the wife of Bṛhaspati. She fell in love with Candra and lived with him for sometime, and came to be called Cāndramasī. (Mahābhārata Vana Parva, Chapter 219; see also Tārā).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Cāndramasi (चान्द्रमसि).—A Bhārgava gotrakara.*
- * Matsya-purāṇa 195. 26.
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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