Castor, 1 Definition(s)
Castor 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.
General definition (in Hinduism)
Castor and Pollux of Greek mythology:—Ushas was accompanied by the Aswins, twin horses; these are morning and evening, since the darkness comes at evening as well as at morning, and these are the originals of the twin brothers whom we meet in every literature like Castor and Pollux.Source: archive.org: Sanskrit and its kindred literatures Studies in comparative mythology
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Trishashti Shalaka Purusha Caritra (by Helen M. Johnson)
Part 13: Extinction of the congregation < [Chapter VII - Suvidhināthacaritra]
Part 16: Ṛṣabha’s nirvāṇa < [Chapter VI]
Part 15: Mahāvīra’s (Vīra’s) mokṣa (nirvāṇa, emancipation) < [Chapter XIII - Śrī Mahāvīra’s nirvāṇa]
No. 295. Anta-Jātaka < [Book III - Tika-Nipāta]
No. 257. Gāmaṇi-Caṇḍa-Jātaka < [Book III - Tika-Nipāta]
Village Folk-tales of Ceylon Volume 2 (by Henry Parker)
Story 102 - The Decoction Of Eight Nelli Fruits < [Part III - Stories Of The Cultivating Caste]
Story 118 - The Wicked Elder Brother < [Part III - Stories Of The Cultivating Caste]
Sushruta Samhita, volume 4: Cikitsasthana (by Sushruta)
The Garuda Purana (by Manmatha Nath Dutt)
Chapter CCXV - Various Recipes < [Dhanvantari Samhita]
Chapter CXCIII - Medical treatment of fever etc < [Dhanvantari Samhita]
Chapter CCXXVII - Different names of the Ayurvedic Drugs < [Dhanvantari Samhita]
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