Dwaraka, Dwārakā: 1 definition
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General definition (in Hinduism)Source: WikiPedia: Hinduism
Dwārakā (द्वारका): Krishna renounced war in Mathura for the greater good and founded and settled in Dwārakā. Leaving the Vrishnis people in Dwaraka, Krishna returned to Mathura and killed Kamsa (his maternal uncle) and Kālayavans demon and made Ugrasen (his maternal grandfather) the king of Mathura.
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The Mahabharata (English) (by Kisari Mohan Ganguli)
Section XXI < [Arjunabhigamana Parva]
Section CCXX < [Arjuna-vanavasa Parva]
Section VII < [Udyoga Parva]
Chaitanya's Life and Teachings (by Krishna-das Kaviraj)
Sushruta Samhita, volume 2: Nidanasthana (by Kaviraj Kunja Lal Bhishagratna)
Namasmarana - A Universal Sadhana (by Narayana Kasturi)
The Devi Bhagavata Purana (by Swami Vijñanananda)
Chapter 25 - On the Devī’s Highest Supremacy < [Book 4]
Bodhisattvacharyavatara (by Andreas Kretschmar)