Haridhama, aka: Haridhāma; 1 Definition(s)


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[Haridhama in Purana glossaries]

Haridhāma (हरिधाम).—A great sage who was reborn in his next birth as Raṅgaveṇī, a gopī in Gokula (Cowherds' colony) as he had chanted the Kṛṣṇa mantra of twenty letters during his life as sage. (Padma Purāṇa, Pātāla Khaṇḍa, Chapter 72).

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The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.

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