Dushpura, Duṣpūra, Dus-pura, Dutpura: 4 definitions
Dushpura 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 Duṣpūra can be transliterated into English as Duspura or Dushpura, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Duṣpūra (दुष्पूर).—(Pūraṇa); one of the 16 classes of Piśācas.*
- * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa III. 7. 377.
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: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Duṣpūra (दुष्पूर).—a. difficult to be filled or satisfied; दुष्पूरो- दरपूरणाय पिबति स्रोतःपतिं वाडवः (duṣpūro- darapūraṇāya pibati srotaḥpatiṃ vāḍavaḥ) Bh.; Bg.3.39.
Duṣpūra is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms dus and pūra (पूर).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Duṣpūra (दुष्पूर).—[adjective] difficult to be filled or satisfied.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Duṣpūra (दुष्पूर):—[=duṣ-pūra] [from duṣ > dur] mfn. difficult to be filled or satisfied, [Mahābhārata etc.]
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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