Dashura, aka: Dāśūra; 1 Definition(s)
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)
Dāśūra (दाशूर).—A sage. For further details see under Śaralomā.Source: archive.org: Puranic Encyclopaedia
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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Śaralomā (शरलोमा).—A maharṣi, the father of Dāśūra. Vasiṣṭha once told Śrī Rāma the story of Dā...
Search found 2 books and stories containing Dashura, Dāśūra, Dasura; (plurals include: Dashuras, Dāśūras, Dasuras). 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)]
Laghu-yoga-vasistha (by K. Narayanasvami Aiyar)