Flute; 1 Definition(s)
Flute 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.
General definition (in Hinduism)
Flute : Lord Krishna had a flute (called a Bansuri in Indian languages) which he used to play in the woods and all the herd-girls of Braj used to go out on the voice of this flute.Source: WikiPedia: Hinduism
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Brihad Bhagavatamrita (by Śrīla Sanātana Gosvāmī)
Verse 2.7.153 < [Chapter 7 - Jagad-ānanda: The Bliss of the Worlds]
Verse 2.5.133 < [Chapter 5 - Prema: Love of God]
Verse 2.5.140 < [Chapter 5 - Prema: Love of God]
The Natyashastra (by Bharata-muni)
Part 2 - The Ancient Indian Theory and Practice of Music < [Introduction, Part 2]
The Bhagavata Purana (by A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada)
Chapter 21 - The Gopis Glorify the Song of Krishna’s Flute < [Canto X - The Summum Bonum]
Chapter 35 - The Gopis Sing of Krishna as He Wanders in the Forest < [Canto X - The Summum Bonum]
Chapter 29 - Krishna and the Gopis Meet for the Rasa Dance < [Canto X - The Summum Bonum]
Parables of Rama (by Swami Rama Tirtha)
Story 6 - Purifying the mind < [Chapter II - Desires]
Story 264 - Lord Krishna's flute < [Chapter LVII - Egoism]
Sri Bhakti-rasamrta-sindhu (by Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī)