Citrapushpam, Citrapuṣpam: 1 definition


Citrapushpam 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 Citrapuṣpam can be transliterated into English as Citrapuspam or Citrapushpam, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Chitrapushpam.

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

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Source: Puranic Encyclopedia

Citrapuṣpam (चित्रपुष्पम्).—A garden where peculiar kinds of flowers grow. This garden is on the higher planes of Mount Sukakṣa to the west of Dvārakā. (Mahābhārata Sabhā Parva, Chapter 38).

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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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