Candravijna, aka: Candravijña; 1 Definition(s)


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In Hinduism


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Candravijña (चन्द्रविज्ञ).—The son of Vijaya and father of Salomadhi.*

  • * Bhāgavata-purāṇa XII. 1. 27.
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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