Gopratara, Gopratāra, Go-pratara: 3 definitions
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Gopratāra (गोप्रतार):—[=go-pratāra] [from go] m. ‘ox-ford’, Name of a place of pilgrimage on the Sarayū, [Mahābhārata iii, 8048 ff.; Rāmāyaṇa vii, 110, 23; Raghuvaṃśa xv, 101]
2) [v.s. ...] ‘leading cattle across the water’, Name of Śiva, [Mahābhārata xii, 10430.]
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The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 6 - The Greatness of Svargadvāra and Gopratāra < [Section 8 - Ayodhyā-māhātmya]
Chapter 1 - The Greatness of Viṣṇuhari < [Section 8 - Ayodhyā-māhātmya]
The Padma Purana (by N.A. Deshpande)
Chapter 32 - Sugandha, Arundhatīvaṭa, Sindhuprabhava etc. < [Section 3 - Svarga-khaṇḍa (section on the heavens)]
Chapter 208 - The Greatness of Dvārakā < [Section 6 - Uttara-Khaṇḍa (Concluding Section)]