Candramshu, aka: Candrāṃśu, Candra-amshu; 1 Definition(s)

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The Sanskrit term Candrāṃśu can be transliterated into English as Candramsu or Candramshu, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Chandramshu.

In Hinduism

Purana

[Candramshu in Purana glossaries]

Candrāṃśu (चन्द्रांशु).—The king after Sadācandra.*

  • * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa III. 74. 181.
(Source): Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
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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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