Carudeshna, Cārudeṣṇa: 8 definitions

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Carudeshna 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 Cārudeṣṇa can be transliterated into English as Carudesna or Carudeshna, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Charudeshna.

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

[«previous next»] — Carudeshna in Purana glossary
Source: archive.org: Puranic Encyclopedia

1) Cārudeṣṇa (चारुदेष्ण).—A son of Śrī Kṛṣṇa by Rukmiṇī. (See Cārugupta). He was present at the wedding of Draupadī. (Mahābhārata Ādi Parva, Chapter 185). The chief incident in his life was his killing Vivindhya. (Mahābhārata Vana Parva, Chapter 16, Verse 26).

2) Cārudeṣṇa (चारुदेष्ण).—(See Candrasena).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index

1a) Cārudeṣṇa (चारुदेष्ण).—Welcomed Kṛṣṇa to Dvārakā. A son of Rukminī and votary of Kṛṣṇa.1 Took part in defending Dvārakā against Śālva;2 went with Kṛṣṇa's sacrificial horse.3

  • 1) Bhāgavata-purāṇa I. 11. 17; 14. 31; III. 1. 35; X. 61. 8; Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa III. 71. 191 and 245. Matsya-purāṇa 47. 15. Vāyu-purāṇa 96. 237. Viṣṇu-purāṇa V. 28. 1.
  • 2) Bhāgavata-purāṇa X. 76. 14.
  • 3) Ib. 89. 22[2].

1b) A son of Jāmbavatī and Kṛṣṇa;1 a good archer, given to Gaṇḍūṣa.2

  • 1) Matsya-purāṇa 46. 26; Viṣṇu-purāṇa IV. 15. 37.
  • 2) Vāyu-purāṇa 96. 188.
Source: JatLand: List of Mahabharata people and places

Cārudeṣṇa (चारुदेष्ण) is a name mentioned in the Mahābhārata (cf. I.177.16) and represents one of the many proper names used for people and places. Note: The Mahābhārata (mentioning Cārudeṣṇa) is a Sanskrit epic poem consisting of 100,000 ślokas (metrical verses) and is over 2000 years old.

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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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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Carudeshna in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Cārudeṣṇa (चारुदेष्ण).—m.

(-ṣṇaḥ) The son of Krishna by Rukmini.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Cārudeṣṇa (चारुदेष्ण):—[=cāru-deṣṇa] [from cāru] m. Name of a son of Gaṇḍūṣa, [Harivaṃśa 1940]

2) [v.s. ...] of a son of Kṛṣṇa, [Mahābhārata i, iii, xiii; Harivaṃśa; Liṅga-purāṇa i, 69, 68; Bhāgavata-purāṇa i, 11, 18.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Cārudeṣṇa (चारुदेष्ण):—[cāru-deṣṇa] (ṣṇaḥ) 1. m. Son of Krishna.

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Cārudeṣṇa (चारुदेष्ण):—(cāru + deṣṇa) m. Nomen proprium eines Sohnes des Gaṇḍūṣa ( [Harivaṃśa 1940]) und eines des Kṛṣṇa von der Rukmiṇī [Mahābhārata 1, 6997. 3, 667. 680. 13, 617. 621.] [Harivaṃśa 6697. 8059. 8078. 8401. 9181.] [Viṣṇupurāṇa 578.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 1, 11, 18.]

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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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