Cedipa: 4 definitions
Cedipa 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.
Alternative spellings of this word include Chedipa.
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Wisdom Library: Bhagavata Purana
Cedipa (चेदिप):—One of the sons of Uparicara Vasu (son of Kṛtī, who was the son of Cyavana). (see Bhāgavata Purāṇa 9.22.6)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Cedipa (चेदिप).—A son of Uparicara and king of Cedi.*
- * Bhāgavata-purāṇa IX. 22. 6.
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 dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Cedipa (चेदिप):—[=cedi-pa] [from cedi] m. = -pati, [Mahābhārata i, 2342; iii, 462; Varāha-mihira’s Bṛhat-saṃhitā xliii, 8]
2) [v.s. ...] Name of a son of Vasu Uparicara, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa ix, 22, 6.]
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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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The Bhagavata Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 24 - The History of the Race of Yadu < [Book 9 - Ninth Skandha]
Chapter 22 - The Royal Dynasties of Pāñcāla, Magadha and Kuru < [Book 9 - Ninth Skandha]
Bhakti-rasamrta-sindhu (by Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī)