Hanumana, Hanumāna: 1 definition
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General definition (in Hinduism)Source: WikiPedia: Hinduism
Hanumāna (हनुमान): Wise and learned monkey devotee of Sri Rama, who possessed extraordinary powers of discrimination and wisdom and who searched and found Sita in her confinement in Lanka. Son of Vayu and Anjana.
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Full-text (+9): Anjana, Hanamanta, Hanumanta, Hanavanta, Vayujata, Vayusambhava, Dhumraksha, Rajatadyuti, Marutatmaja, Marati, Hidimbapati, Vanarendra, Vajrakankata, Mainaka, Hidimbaramana, Marutvat, Lankadahin, Sinhikha, Maruti, Vataputtra.
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The Brihaddharma Purana (abridged) (by Syama Charan Banerji)
The Mahabharata (English) (by Kisari Mohan Ganguli)
The Garuda Purana (by Manmatha Nath Dutt)
Chapter CXLII - Incarnations of Visnu and the glory of nuptial fidelity of Sita Described < [Brihaspati (Nitisara) Samhita]
Yoga Vasistha [English], Volume 1-4 (by Vihari-Lala Mitra)
Chapter II - Reason of writing the ramayana < [Book I - Vairagya khanda (vairagya khanda)]
Chapter LXXV - On mancipation and emancipation < [Book V - Upasama khanda (upashama khanda)]
Settlement in Early Historic Ganga Plain (by Chirantani Das)
Part 7 - Location and trade routes of the Vārāṇasī region < [Chapter V - Rise of Vārāṇasī as a Nodal Centre]