Carucandra, aka: Cārucandra; 2 Definition(s)


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Alternative spellings of this word include Charuchandra.

In Hinduism


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Cārucandra (चारुचन्द्र).—(See Cārugupta).

Source: Puranic Encyclopaedia

Cārucandra (चारुचन्द्र).—A son of Rukmiṇī.*

  • * Bhāgavata-purāṇa X. 61. 8.
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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