Drumila: 4 definitions
Drumila 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.
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Drumila (द्रुमिल).—A Gandharva and a son of Ṛṣabha and a sage who was a Bhāgavata; in the guise of Ugrasena became the father of Kaṃsa;1 discoursed to Nimi on the avatārs of Hari with different purposes.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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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Drumila (द्रुमिल):—[from drumiṇī > dru] m. Name of a Dānava (prince of Saubha), [Harivaṃśa]
2) [v.s. ...] of a son of Ṛṣabha, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]
3) [v.s. ...] of a cowherd (husband of Kalāvatī and father of Nārada), [Brahma-purāṇa]
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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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Harivamsha Purana (by Manmatha Nath Dutt)
Brihad Bhagavatamrita (commentary) (by Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Nārāyana Gosvāmī Mahārāja)
Verse 1.6.42 < [Chapter 6 - Priyatama (the most beloved devotees)]
Verse 1.6.6-8 < [Chapter 6 - Priyatama (the most beloved devotees)]
Verse 1.6.104-105 < [Chapter 6 - Priyatama (the most beloved devotees)]
Puranic encyclopaedia (by Vettam Mani)