Diptiman, Dīptimān: 2 definitions
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Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
1a) Dīptimān (दीप्तिमान्).—One of the seven sages of the eighth Manvantara.*
- * Bhāgavata-purāṇa VIII. 13. 15. Viṣṇu-purāṇa III. 2. 17.
1b) A son of Kṛṣṇa and Rohiṇi (Satyabhāmā Matsya-purāṇa).*
- * Bhāgavata-purāṇa X. 61. 18; 90. 33; Matsya-purāṇa 47. 17; Viṣṇu-purāṇa V. 32. 2.
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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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
dīptimān (दीप्तिमान्).—a S Bright, glowing, luminous.
Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.
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Harivamsha Purana (by Manmatha Nath Dutt)
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