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Dhartā, aka: Dharta; 1 Definition(s)

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Dhartā means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. Check out some of the following descriptions and leave a comment if you want to add your own contribution to this article.

The Sanskrit term Dhartā can be transliterated into English as Dharta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Purāṇa

Dhartā (धर्ता).—One of the names in the third Marut gaṇa.*

  • * Vāyu-purāṇa 67. 126.
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index

about this context:

The Purāṇas (पुराण, purana) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahāpurāṇas total over 400,000 ślokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.

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