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Ghriteyu, aka: Ghṛteyu; 1 Definition(s)

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Ghriteyu 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 Ghṛteyu can be transliterated into English as Ghrteyu or Ghriteyu, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Purāṇa

Ghṛteyu (घृतेयु).—One of the ten sons of Raudrāśva.*

  • * Vāyu-purāṇa 99. 124.
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana IndexPurāṇa book cover
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The Purāṇas (पुराण, purana) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahāpurāṇas total over 400,000 ślokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.

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