Dashura, Dāśūra: 4 definitions
Dashura 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 Dāśūra can be transliterated into English as Dasura or Dashura, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: archive.org: Puranic Encyclopedia
Dāśūra (दाशूर).—A sage. For further details see under Śaralomā.
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
Dāśura (दाशुर):—[from dāś] m. Name of a man ([varia lectio] śūra).
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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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Search found 3 books and stories containing Dashura, Dāśūra, Dasura, Dāśura, Dāsura; (plurals include: Dashuras, Dāśūras, Dasuras, Dāśuras, Dāsuras). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Yoga Vasistha [English], Volume 1-4 (by Vihari-Lala Mitra)
Chapter XLVIII - Story of dasura < [Book IV - Sthiti prakarana (sthiti prakarana)]
Chapter LV - Meeting of vasishtha and dasura < [Book IV - Sthiti prakarana (sthiti prakarana)]
Chapter L - Dasura’s survey of the heavens < [Book IV - Sthiti prakarana (sthiti prakarana)]
Puranic encyclopaedia (by Vettam Mani)
Laghu-yoga-vasistha (by K. Narayanasvami Aiyar)